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Passive House Symposium: Building Electrification, a free online Event, July 25, 12-3 pm ET

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Zero-emission buildings are the priority for a decarbonized built environment, and electrification powered by


0 replies | 141 views | Posted on: 07/15/2024

NESEA Pro Tour of Net Zero Energy Retrofit and Expansion of a 1782 Vermont Farmhouse, August 9, Reading

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Join NESEA for a summer Pro Tour of a 1782 Vermont Farmhouse that recently completed a zero-energy retrof


0 replies | 202 views | Posted on: 07/13/2024

Beyond the Blurb Blitz: Unveiling the Mavericks of Book Marketing

Posted by: JamesLaw

Forget cookie-cutter campaigns and tired press releases. Unique book marketing firms are the rebels of the pub


0 replies | 157 views | Posted on: 07/04/2024

Free Webinar: Global Heat Pump Best Practices: Strengthening the Global Heat Pump Policy Tool-Kit, July 10, 8-10 am GMT

Posted by: Allison Friedman

The need for smart and innovative solutions to heating, like heat pumps is becoming urgent in the wake of the


0 replies | 329 views | Posted on: 06/28/2024

Free Green Builder Media Webinar: Zero Energy Workforce Housing, July 17, 2-3 pm ET

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Howard Building Science is building beautiful Zero Energy Ready Homes in Granite Falls, North Carolina for aro


0 replies | 341 views | Posted on: 06/22/2024

Sustainable Products of the Year from Green Builder Magazine, A Free Online Event, June 26, 2 pm ET

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Join Green Builder's Editor-in-Chief, Matt Power, for a review of our 2024 Sustainable Products of the Yea


0 replies | 194 views | Posted on: 06/21/2024

Indoor Air 2024, July 7-11, 2024, Honolulu, Hawaii and Online

Posted by: Allison Friedman

The world has seen unprecedented interest in improving indoor air quality due to the COVID-19 pandemic, increa


0 replies | 376 views | Posted on: 06/12/2024

Responsible Sourcing for Retailers and Their Suppliers, a Free GreenBiz Webinar, June 27, 11 am -12 pm ET

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Responsible sourcing is becoming a central focus for retailers as a way to strengthen their appeal to consumer


0 replies | 358 views | Posted on: 06/11/2024

Free Greenbuild Webinar: Focus on Metrics: Tools for Catalyzing Decarbonization & Resilience in the Buildings Sector, June 20, 1-2 pm

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Join Greenbuild for an enlightening webinar that delves into the urgent need for climate change mitigatio


0 replies | 324 views | Posted on: 06/10/2024

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Hub 101: Get to Know the Building Energy Resource Hub, a free webinar, July 31, 1-1:30 pm ET

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Illinois Green Building Group

The Building Energy Resource Hub offers guidance, technical resources, and peer connections to help you identi


0 replies | 115 views | Posted on: 07/17/2024

Free Webinar: Revolutionizing the 'E' in ESG: Radical Climate Breakthroughs Taking Center Stage, August 8, 9-10:30 am PDT

Posted by: Hani

Group: California Green Building

Industry leaders must continually navigate the multifaceted challenges and notable achievements in measuring t


0 replies | 125 views | Posted on: 07/18/2024

Free Webinar: Catalyzing Renewable Energy Adoption Among Your Suppliers, August 6, 12-1 pm ET

Posted by: Hani

Group: California Green Building

Is your supplier engagement program action-oriented? Does it inspire suppliers to reduce their emissions, righ


0 replies | 141 views | Posted on: 07/17/2024

Greenbuild 2024, November 12 - 15, Philadelphia, PA

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Pennsylvania Sustainability Group

Greenbuild hosts the largest annual event for green building professionals worldwide where attendees learn and


0 replies | 43 views | Posted on: 07/16/2024

Making the Pitch: Selling High Performance Design, July 31, 1:30-4:30 pm, Hybrid Event Online and in Chicago, IL

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Illinois Green Building Group

Join Illinois Green for a hybrid workshop that focuses on the language and resources that can be suc


0 replies | 142 views | Posted on: 07/16/2024

Free 3-Part Webinar Series Hosted by MassSave: Commercial Existing Buildings Overview: July 31, August 28, & September 25, 2:05-3:05 pm ET

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

Commercial renovation projects continue to dominate permit request applications across the Commonwealth and ho


0 replies | 168 views | Posted on: 07/12/2024

Free Webinar: Duct Sealing from the Inside with an Automated Technology, July 31, 12 - 1 pm ET

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Michigan Green Building

Sealing the leaks in HVAC ductwork results in more energy efficient, comfortable, and healthier homes –


0 replies | 174 views | Posted on: 07/12/2024

Free Webinar: Air Sealing and Insulation Installation, July 31, 1-2 pm EDT

Posted by: Hani

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

Residential Air Barrier and Insulation Installation (1 hour)

The installation of a continuous air and therm


0 replies | 249 views | Posted on: 07/05/2024

Free Webinar: Geothermal Heating/Cooling Lunch & Learn, July 29, 12-1pm

Posted by: Hani

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

In this lunchtime session, Jonathan Hernandez and Lauren Hildebrand from Brightcore Energy discuss Geothermal


0 replies | 314 views | Posted on: 07/10/2024

2024 Women Shaping the Agenda: Breaking Barriers, Building Resilience, July 18, Worcester, Massachusetts

Posted by: Hani

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

Join at College of the Holy Cross for NEWIEE's 10th Annual Women Shaping the Agenda Event for a networking


0 replies | 409 views | Posted on: 07/05/2024

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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 … more...

15 replies | 6875 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 Invisibl… more...

7 replies | 3063 views | Posted on: 10/08/2015

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 contrac


6 replies | 6543 views | Posted on: 08/21/2017

Clean Power

Posted by: Steven Fitzgerald

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

5 replies | 3156 views | Posted on: 05/01/2015

Details / Specifications

Posted by: Louwrens van der Walt

Is there a company that supplies detailed drawings / specifications for the various green construction methods


5 replies | 1857 views | Posted on: 03/14/2019

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… more...

4 replies | 3692 views | Posted on: 05/06/2015

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 … more...

4 replies | 3167 views | Posted on: 06/04/2015

Green Building Myth Busting: Nope, You're Not Allergic to Wool (Video)

Posted by: Rate It Green Team

Matt Hoots is always ready to bust a myth.  Recently, he was talking with Daman Dillon and Kristine


4 replies | 7283 views | Posted on: 12/24/2020

Mini Split Compressor Placement in Cold Climates (Think about Snow and Other Conditions)

Posted by: Allison Friedman

It’s important to think about mini split condenser location in cold climates where it’s likely to


4 replies | 6650 views | Posted on: 02/03/2022

Can heat pump water heaters extend the life of your EV?

Posted by: Christopher Matos-Rogers

In a recent weekly room on Clubhouse, we were busting performance myths about all-electric homes.  N


3 replies | 12203 views | Posted on: 10/09/2021

Most Popular Groups View all »

Massachusetts Green Builders

A place to discuss local green building issues and events with your colleagues from Massachusetts. Feel free … more...

53 members | 1084 discussions

Equity and Green Building

Join this group to share information, news and events about making green and healthy buildings more affordable… more...

19 members | 75 discussions

Emerging Green Professionals

This is a group for students and professionals who are new to green building. Use this space to connect with o… more...

19 members | 32 discussions

New York Green Building Group

Come here to interact with others from New York State! Discuss local green building issues and events with you… more...

16 members | 561 discussions

California Green Building

This is a place to discuss California green building issues and events. Please post your news, events, questio… more...

14 members | 677 discussions

Florida Green Building Group

There is so much green building going on in Florida, we needed a group to cover it all! This group is a place … more...

14 members | 142 discussions

Connecticut Green Building

Connecticut Green Building news and events. Add your news, events, questions, and comments. There's a lot goi… more...

13 members | 98 discussions

Colorado High Performance and Passive House Building Group

Colorado is the perfect environment to build high performance building that are cost effective and comfortable… more...

12 members | 148 discussions

Georgia on My Mind - Green Building, Sustainable Products and Building Practices

Georgia is home to some of the top sustainable green building talent in the nation. Within this group we will… more...

12 members | 68 discussions

Developing Technologies

We are on the edge of incredible technologies. Quantum physics will soon allow molecular surgery that will p… more...

11 members | 76 discussions


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