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What’s Happening to the Bees?

Posted by: Matt Z.

Pollinators serve a very important role in agriculture. Grasses such as wheat and corn are pollinated by the wind, but m… more...

0 replies | 1 views | Posted on: 06/29/2017

USGBC-LA Blog post - Independence

Posted by: StacySinclair

As the July 4th weekend draws near, thoughts of BBQs and fireworks fill my mind and I wonder (maybe a little too often) … more...

0 replies | 12 views | Posted on: 06/28/2017

Manatee County Receives Platinum Recognition by Florida Green Building Coalition

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Manatee County in Florida just received the highest “platinum” recognition by the Florida Green Building Coalition i… more...

0 replies | 99 views | Posted on: 06/28/2017

Webinar: High Performance Roof Daylighting, July 18

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Roof daylighting elements and architectural roof glass are striking and desirable building features that historically co… more...

0 replies | 584 views | Posted on: 06/28/2017

Sustainable Comfort, Inc. Performs Deep Energy Retrofit of Worcester Triple Decker at 38 Stanton Street

Posted by: Rate It Green Team

Worcester-based Sustainable Comfort, Inc. (SCI), is conducting a deep energy retrofit of the triple decker building at 3… more...

0 replies | 26 views | Posted on: 06/27/2017

Best in the West Webinar Series: Risk Management in the Age of Climate Change

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Learn how the built environment can help mitigate climate change during this fourth installment of the Best in the West … more...

0 replies | 18 views | Posted on: 06/27/2017

Delaware center for horticulture's Initiatives for a Greener Building, July 20

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Join DVGBC in Delaware for an exciting tour and presentation of recent building renovations at The Delaware Center for H… more...

0 replies | 19 views | Posted on: 06/27/2017

Getting Started With Energy Savings Plus Health Webinar, July 11

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Interested in taking a proactive approach to protecting indoor air quality (IAQ) while boosting energy efficiency in you… more...

0 replies | 539 views | Posted on: 06/23/2017

June 29 - Best in the West Regional Webinar Series: Green Infrastructure & Resiliency in the Community

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Green infrastructure has direct and indirect benefits that make communities more resilient. The U.S. Western region c… more...

0 replies | 123 views | Posted on: 06/23/2017

Recycling Organic Waste in NYC

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Almost one third of waste that the NYC Department of Sanitation collects is organic waste (Food scraps, spoiled food, fo… more...

0 replies | 151 views | Posted on: 06/23/2017

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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 | 2550 views | Posted on: 05/13/2015

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 | 1451 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 | 2013 views | Posted on: 05/06/2015

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...

4 replies | 1021 views | Posted on: 10/08/2015

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 | 1283 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 | 742 views | Posted on: 01/06/2017

Mass Save Residential High Performance and Net Zero Construction Workshop - October 6 - Boston (This event has been postponed)

Posted by: Allison Friedman

High Performance and Net Zero Construction Workshop Are you interested in learning about high performance and “Net … more...

3 replies | 412 views | Posted on: 09/26/2016

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 | 1417 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 | 1018 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 | 138 views | Posted on: 04/26/2017

 

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