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Webinar: Multifamily Passive Building - Lessons learned, May 29

Posted by: YijunW

Presenter: Katrin Klingenberg, PHIUS Executive Director & Co-Founder Over the past decade, awareness and un… more...

0 replies | 34 views | Posted on: 05/19/2018

MIAQC Seminar: Bad Applications of Good Products, June 7, Augusta, ME

Posted by: YijunW

Problems often arise when good building materials are used improperly. Condensation, wetting, air infiltration… more...

0 replies | 18 views | Posted on: 05/19/2018

Renewable Energy Expo 2018, August 2 - 4, Yangon, Myanmar

Posted by: YijunW

RENEWABLE ENERGY EXPO MYANMAR 2018 is the only specialized Renewable Energy technology and equipment event tha… more...

0 replies | 12 views | Posted on: 05/18/2018

ISH Shanghai & CIHE, September 3 - 5, Shanghai, China

Posted by: YijunW

Under the umbrella of Messe Frankfurt’s ISH brand, ISH Shanghai & CIHE is the most influential HVAC exhibiti… more...

0 replies | 9 views | Posted on: 05/19/2018

Inefficiency is Old School: A Technical Deep Dive Into ZNE School Retrofits, October 30, 1pm, Pasadena, CA

Posted by: Connie NBI

Attendees will advance their knowledge of the design process, technology application and approaches used in th… more...

0 replies | 16 views | Posted on: 05/18/2018

BMAM Expo Asia 2018 Bangkok, Thailand, September 12-14

Posted by: Eileen Flynn

BMAM Expo Asia 2018, the international exhibition and conference on building maintenance and facilities manage… more...

0 replies | 5 views | Posted on: 05/18/2018

ZNE for Existing Buildings, June 26, Sacramento, California

Posted by: Connie NBI

This workshop will outline best practice steps and approaches to comprehensively enhance the energy performanc… more...

0 replies | 8 views | Posted on: 05/19/2018

Delivering The Winning Pitch: Making the Business Case for ZNE Schools, June 26, Oakland, CA

Posted by: Connie NBI

The zero net energy (ZNE) process can be daunting! Discover how the spark of an idea can ignite buy-in and fir… more...

0 replies | 10 views | Posted on: 05/19/2018

2nd International Conference on Building Materials and Materials Engineering, September 26-28, 2018, Lisbon, Portugal

Posted by: YijunW

Rapid development of modern technology needs the support of new material. New material together with informati… more...

0 replies | 4 views | Posted on: 05/18/2018

International Green Building Conference 2018, Singapore, September 5-7

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Build Eco Xpo (BEX) Asia is an annual gathering of the green building professionals, where over 12,000 Archite… more...

0 replies | 6 views | Posted on: 05/18/2018

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How We Build, How We Live: The Impact of Housing on Our Health and Wellness

Posted by: Eileen Flynn

Group: Connecticut Green Building

This is a Connecticut Housing Coalition Community Developers Network Professional Development Training Opportu… more...

0 replies | 3 views | Posted on: 05/20/2018

Live Seminar: Tiny Houses - A Sustainable, Eco-Friendly and Affordable Housing Solution, June 29, Oakland, CA

Posted by: YijunW

Group: California Green Building

A Tiny Solution to a Big Housing Crisis California is experiencing major affordable housing crisis. Are tiny … more...

0 replies | 3 views | Posted on: 05/20/2018

NECEC Massachusetts Clean Energy Day, May 24, 11am, Boston, MA

Posted by: YijunW

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

Massachusetts Clean Energy Day will showcase the growing vitality of the clean energy industry and the importa… more...

0 replies | 32 views | Posted on: 05/19/2018

The First LEED Platinum certified Ice Arena

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

Bentley University, located in Waltham, Massachusetts, has recently opened a new LEED certified multipurpose a… more...

0 replies | 2 views | Posted on: 05/19/2018

Smart Cities Connect Conference & Expo, October 23 - 25, Tampa, FL

Posted by: YijunW

Group: Florida Green Building Group

City leaders and innovators, this is for you. Join us for the Smart Cities Connect Fall Conference and Expo, … more...

0 replies | 7 views | Posted on: 05/18/2018

USGBC-LA Women in Green Breakfast, May 22, Los Angeles, 7:30-10am

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: California Green Building

Please join USGBCLA for breakfast on Tuesday, May 22 at 7:30 am for a conversation about women in the workplac… more...

0 replies | 114 views | Posted on: 05/18/2018

GreenerBuilder, August 1, San Francisco

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: California Green Building

Hosted by USGBC Northern California, GreenerBuilder is a one-day conference and expo for green building profes… more...

0 replies | 35 views | Posted on: 05/16/2018

2018 Behavior, Energy and Climate Change Conference, Oct 7 - 10, 2018, Washington, DC

Posted by: YijunW

Group: Affordable Green Housing

BECC is the premier event focused on understanding individual and organizational behavior and decision-making … more...

0 replies | 37 views | Posted on: 05/12/2018

USGBC Massachusetts: Are You Ready for Solar-Ready? June 20 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am - Boston, MA

Posted by: YijunW

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

The 9th Edition of the Massachusetts State Building Code (780 CMR) became mandatory on January 1, 2018, follow… more...

0 replies | 90 views | Posted on: 05/11/2018

Home Building Crossroads: 2015 Energy Code & High Performance, May 22, 7:30am - 2pm, Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Posted by: YijunW

Group: New Hampshire Green Building

Home Building Crossroads: 2015 Energy Code & High Performance Join the event in Portsmouth, NH, for a livel… more...

0 replies | 142 views | Posted on: 05/11/2018

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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...

14 replies | 3189 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...

6 replies | 1436 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 contra… more...

6 replies | 1437 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 | 1638 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… more...

4 replies | 2247 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 | 1463 views | Posted on: 11/15/2014

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...

3 replies | 1608 views | Posted on: 06/04/2015

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 | 606 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 | 729 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 | 963 views | Posted on: 01/06/2017

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...

44 members | 641 discussions

Affordable Green Housing

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

16 members | 43 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...

16 members | 10 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 | 251 discussions

California Green Building

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

12 members | 163 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 | 31 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 | 67 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...

11 members | 40 discussions

Pennsylvania Sustainability Group

A resource for everyone interested in sustainability, the built environment and environmental stewardship. Wh… more...

10 members | 53 discussions

Developing Technologies

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

10 members | 3 discussions

 

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