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Passive House Consultants Training Program (online and in person), Nov 27 - Dec 1, Burlington, VT

Posted by: Oyin

Burlington Electric Department is offering 50% off tuition for professionals who work in Burlington. You can apply f… more...

0 replies | 8 views | Posted on: 10/22/2017

Using PHPP in Passive House Design and Certification, Dec 11 - 13, Burlington, VT

Posted by: Oyin

Burlington Electric Department is offering 50% off tuition for professionals who work in Burlington. You can apply. … more...

0 replies | 7 views | Posted on: 10/22/2017

Certificate in Building Science and Net Zero Design, Jan 29 - Feb 23, Waitsfield, VT

Posted by: Oyin

Prerequisite: basic building literacy or enrollment in Yestermorrow’s two-day Anatomy of a House workshop, occurring i… more...

0 replies | 6 views | Posted on: 10/22/2017

Passive House 8 Day Consultants Training Program, Jan 20 - 27, Waitsfield, VT

Posted by: Oyin

Yestermorrow is pleased to partner with Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) and offer the complete PHIUS Certified Passiv… more...

0 replies | 5 views | Posted on: 10/22/2017

use of linoleum flooring in bathrooms

Posted by: Christine O.

Does anyone have any practical experience with linoleum, such as Marmoleum, in a bathroom? The general contractor with … more...

2 replies | 704 views | Posted on: 10/22/2017

Elm Place Multi-family Passive House Tour + Networking, Nov 15, Milton, VT

Posted by: Oyin

Join the Vermont Green Building Network (VGBN) with ReArch Company for a tour of Vermont's first multi-family Passive Ho… more...

0 replies | 11 views | Posted on: 10/22/2017

Wastecon 2018, 20 - 23 August, Nashville

Posted by: Oyin

Wastecon 2018: Featuring the Best in Solid Waste The World Congress is the biggest annual event organized by the So… more...

0 replies | 12 views | Posted on: 10/22/2017

Green Gifts Fair, Nov 18, Minneapolis, MN

Posted by: Oyin

The theme this year is Green For All! We are encouraging the participation of people from all diversities, backgrounds, … more...

0 replies | 9 views | Posted on: 10/22/2017

2nd Annual Sustainability Leadership Breakfast, Nov 1, Nashville, TN

Posted by: Oyin

IIDA & USGBC PRESENT: Sustainability’s Second Wave: Stories from the Front Lines Guest Speaker: Mike Johnson, Di… more...

0 replies | 13 views | Posted on: 10/21/2017

Types Of PV systems

Posted by: Theresa

The Hybrid System: this system uses PV for a majority of their electric generation, but, when needed, backup generators,… more...

0 replies | 13 views | Posted on: 10/21/2017

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I need a fabulous water-based poly or other eco floor coating

Posted by: Allison Friedman

I need a recommendation for a water-based poly. When I mentioned using a more environmentally friendly floor coating, I… more...

12 replies | 2832 views | Posted on: 05/13/2015

The Green Brick Wall

Posted by: StyroHome

If you attempt to build a "GREEN" home almost anywhere in America fo probably will run head-on to the Invisible Green Wa… more...

6 replies | 1195 views | Posted on: 10/08/2015

Clean Power

Posted by: Steven Fitzgerald

The EPA Clean Power Plan is the nation’s first comprehensive effort to reduce carbon pollution from electric power pla… more...

5 replies | 1552 views | Posted on: 05/01/2015

Please help my Mother-In-Law with a simple Intro to MDF products :)

Posted by: Allison Friedman

My mother-in-law is building a new home, and she wants an introduction to the difference between MDF and "real wood." I… more...

4 replies | 2153 views | Posted on: 05/06/2015

Greenbuild Seeks 700 Student Volunteers - Earn a FREE 3-day show pass! Sign up now to be on the list!

Posted by: NSchepis

Calling All Students! Are you... Passionate about green buildings? Interested in pursuing a career in a green bui… more...

4 replies | 319 views | Posted on: 03/30/2017

Material and Resource Summit

Posted by: Steven Fitzgerald

Yesterday I had the Opportunity to attend the Materials Summit that was sponsored by the Massachusetts Chapter of the US… more...

3 replies | 1390 views | Posted on: 11/15/2014

NESEA's BuildingEnergy Boston Conference & Expo - March 7-9, Boston

Posted by: Allison Friedman

New England Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA) BuildingEnergy Boston Conference & Expo March 7-9, Boston Seapor… more...

3 replies | 874 views | Posted on: 01/06/2017

How do you determine how "green" a cabinet is?

Posted by: Jonathan Cabinet Representative

When looking at purchasing cabinetry for you home or business, what do you look for? I look for domestically manufactur… more...

3 replies | 1522 views | Posted on: 06/04/2015

France Declares All New Rooftops Must Be Topped With Plants Or Solar Panels

Posted by: Chelsea W.

French environmentalists cheered as France passed a law mandating all new buildings being built in commercial zones must… more...

3 replies | 1102 views | Posted on: 05/27/2015

What you count counts

Posted by: StacySinclair

I hope you will check out my latest blog for USGBC-LA: http://usgbc-la.org/blog/spotlight-on-sustainability-what-we-counmore...

3 replies | 276 views | Posted on: 04/26/2017

 

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