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Webinar: Green Advantage Certification Overview, 4.16, 1-1:30 pm Pacific

Posted by: Allison Friedman

"This is a complimentary webinar open to our USGBC-LA community, both members and the general public. &nb

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0 replies | 79 views | Posted on: 03/30/2020

Webinar: How Can We Make Net Zero the Norm? USGBC National Capital Region, March 31

Posted by: Allison Friedman

An open roundtable to discuss what it's going to take to make net zero construction and operation the norm

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0 replies | 853 views | Posted on: 03/29/2020

Free Webinar: Conquering Carbon: Using Optimization to Reduce Embodied Carbon & Design more Sustainable Products, April 8, 2 pm EDT

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Product optimization and embodied carbon in products are hot topics in 2020. Our previous webinar explained wh

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0 replies | 393 views | Posted on: 03/26/2020

FREE Webinar: Sustainable + Contemporary Commercial Restroom Materials, 2 Dates: March 27 and April 1, 12-1 EDT

Posted by: Allison Friedman

When designing a restroom or other space, professionals are often faced with the challenge of selecting materi

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0 replies | 1097 views | Posted on: 03/24/2020

FREE Webinar: Sustainable + Contemporary Commercial Restroom Materials, 2 Dates: March 27 and April 1, 12-1 EDT

Posted by: Allison Friedman

When designing a restroom or other space, professionals are often faced with the challenge of selecting materi

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0 replies | 800 views | Posted on: 03/24/2020

Greenbiz: Circularity 20: Advancing the Circular Economy, August 25-27, Atlanta, Georgia

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Circularity isn’t just another sustainability framework — it’s a radically different way of

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0 replies | 84 views | Posted on: 03/23/2020

International Living Future Institute - Online Global Happy Hour, Friday, March 27, 3 pm EST

Posted by: Allison Friedman

The International Living Future Institute has issued an offer and a call to gather!  

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0 replies | 954 views | Posted on: 03/21/2020

FREE Webinar: The Importance of Effective Handwashing and It's Impact on Global Health, Thursday, March 26, 12pm EDT

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Designing public handwashing solutions that are code compliant, with reliable performance and efficiencies in

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0 replies | 907 views | Posted on: 03/20/2020

International Living Future Institute - Online Global Happy Hour, Fridays 3-5 pm

Posted by: Allison Friedman

The International Living Future Institute has issued an offer and a call to gather!  

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0 replies | 425 views | Posted on: 03/20/2020

Living Future 20 Unconference (Now Digital!), May 5 - 8

Posted by: Allison Friedman

** Due to the health risks posed by large gatherings at this time, Living Future Institute has moved 

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0 replies | 294 views | Posted on: 03/28/2020

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10 Pro Tips to Get Your Next Project to Low Carbon Net Zero Energy - Free CE Webinar GreenHome Institute, April 15, 12 pm EDT

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Michigan Green Building

During this course, we will go over these 10 high-level tips that have been consistent across most projects th

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replies | 88 views | Posted on: 04/02/2020

FREE Webinar by MIAQC: Ventilation Measurements, Easier than You May Think, April 8, 3-4 pm (EDT)

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: HVAC - Protecting Healthy Buildings with Pure Air Optimization

Airflow measurements are critical to achieving great home performance; from the aspects of comfort, health (IA

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0 replies | 129 views | Posted on: 03/31/2020

Healthy Indoors Webinar, April 2, 1 pm, COVID-19 Precautions for Contractors: Procedures & Protection for Performing Services During the Crisis

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Buildings and Our Health - News and Information

Pipes break. HVAC equipment fails. Service work may need to be performed even during a time of lockdown and se

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0 replies | 400 views | Posted on: 03/31/2020

Webinar: COVID-19, Considerations for Multifamily and Affordable Housing, April 7, 1-2:15 pm EDT

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Buildings and Our Health - News and Information

April 7th 1:00-2:15 pm EDT (Eastern Daylight Time) / 6:00pm – 7:15pm BST (British Summer Time) / 7:00pm

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0 replies | 199 views | Posted on: 03/31/2020

Free Webinar: Confronting COVID-19: Healthy Buildings; Optimizing Mental Health (Note: Registration Required), 1 pm EDT

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Buildings and Our Health - News and Information

Tuesday, March 31 1:00-2:15 pm EDT (Eastern Daylight Time) / 6:00pm – 7:15pm BST (British Summer Time) /

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0 replies | 288 views | Posted on: 03/31/2020

Video: Common Sense Dos and Don'ts for Dealing with COVID-19 and Indoor Air Quality in Your Homes and Workplace

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Buildings and Our Health - News and Information

Matt Hoots of Sawhorse Design, Inc. has created a video explaining some of the most important factors we s

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0 replies | 362 views | Posted on: 03/30/2020

FREE Webinar - Polyiso - The Next Generation Air & Water Resistive Barrier, April 9 12pm EDT

Posted by: mkilmartin

Group: Developing Technologies

To educate about ‘Building Longevity and Sustainability’ and how these concepts impact making buil

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0 replies | 533 views | Posted on: 03/26/2020

FREE Webinar - Daylighting by Design, April 7, 12pm EDT

Posted by: mkilmartin

Group: Emerging Green Professionals

This course discusses the benefits of a thoughtfully- designed light control system and how to make it work fo

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0 replies | 352 views | Posted on: 03/26/2020

Principles and Foundations of Environmental Education, Summer Online Course, June 1 - August 9, 2020

Posted by: mkilmartin

Group: Emerging Green Professionals

Registration Required- Register by May 26!

OVERVIEW: Are you looking for ways to enhance your environm

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0 replies | 13 views | Posted on: 03/26/2020

New England Chapter of IIBEC: Building Enclosure Boot Camp, May 7, Boston, MA

Posted by: mkilmartin

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

Join the New England Chapter of IIBEC for their Building Enclosure Boot Camp (6 Continuing Education

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0 replies | 9 views | Posted on: 03/26/2020

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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 | 4510 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 | 1906 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

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7 replies | 2325 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...

6 replies | 2111 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

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6 replies | 887 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 | 2618 views | Posted on: 05/06/2015

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… more...

3 replies | 1640 views | Posted on: 11/15/2014

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 a… more...

3 replies | 765 views | Posted on: 09/26/2016

"Drive Green" Rebate Programs in MA and RI: Buy Electric Vehicles at Lower Rates- This Program has been Extended!!

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Mass Energy and People's Power & Light are offering a discount and rebate program that allows people to buy an… more...

3 replies | 1271 views | Posted on: 12/07/2016

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… more...

3 replies | 1186 views | Posted on: 01/06/2017

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Massachusetts Green Builders

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

49 members | 832 discussions

Affordable Green Housing

Join our group to share affordable green housing information, news and events. (Photo is of the E+ Housing … more...

19 members | 51 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...

18 members | 19 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...

15 members | 361 discussions

California Green Building

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

13 members | 282 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...

12 members | 84 discussions

Connecticut Green Building

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

12 members | 58 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...

11 members | 100 discussions

Developing Technologies

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

11 members | 31 discussions

Tiny Houses

Please share your news, plans, and ideas about tiny houses here! more...

11 members | 10 discussions

 

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