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Rethinking Technologies for Regenerative Indoor Environments, December 5, Venice, Italy

Posted by: abu417

The 4-days Autumn 2019 COST RESTORE Training School “Rethinking technologies for regenerative indoor env

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0 replies | 18 views | Posted on: 11/14/2019

FREE WEBINAR: Living Building's Declare 2.0 Introduction, December 5, 11:00 EST

Posted by: abu417

Declare is a transparency label that allows manufacturers of ecologically sound products to secure a competiti

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0 replies | 96 views | Posted on: 11/14/2019

Zero Carbon Cascadia: Seattle and Beyond, November 20, Seattle, WA

Posted by: abu417

Join the Cascadia Green Building Coalition in 2019 in crafting net positive carbon + energy solutions, the soc

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0 replies | 84 views | Posted on: 11/13/2019

11th Annual Passive House Northwest Conference, March 12-14, Seattle, WA

Posted by: abu417

Start the day off early with a deep dive with a workshop. These workshops provide some of the best opport

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0 replies | 10 views | Posted on: 11/10/2019

Livecast: 8th Annual U.S. Clean Energy Education and Empowerment Women in Clean Energy Symposium, November 14, 9 am - 5 pm CT

Posted by: Allison Friedman

The Eighth Annual U.S. Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) Women in Clean Energy Symposium is approac

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0 replies | 639 views | Posted on: 11/08/2019

USGBC NJ Annual Holiday Party and Member Reception, December 12, 6-8:30 pm, Hillsborough

Posted by: MVillere

Come and celebrate & network with your friends and colleagues at our holiday celebration.

Location: Du

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0 replies | 165 views | Posted on: 11/14/2019

LEED 201: Core Concepts & Strategies & LEED Green Associate Exam Preparation with USGBC NJ, November 14-15, Edison

Posted by: MVillere

DATE & TIME:
Nov 14th and 15th, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM BOTH DAYS

(Check-in at 8:45 AM)

AVAILBLE IN


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0 replies | 282 views | Posted on: 11/04/2019

WEBINAR: December First Friday Webinar (USGBC) Materials Transparency & LEED, December 6, 12:15pm EST

Posted by: abu417

This dive into the complexity of the three Building Product Disclosure and Optimization credits in LEED versio

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0 replies | 712 views | Posted on: 11/01/2019

Passivhaus Open Days 2019, November 8-10 (Global)

Posted by: abu417

From 8-10 November 2019, the International Passive House Open Days, organised by iPHA and its affiliates,

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0 replies | 1009 views | Posted on: 10/30/2019

Building Resistance 19, November 7-8, Cleveland, OH

Posted by: abu417

BR19 is the first national gathering of building industry professionals focused exclusively on how to create m

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0 replies | 231 views | Posted on: 10/26/2019

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USGBC-LA Resilience Capacity Building Workshop, December 13, Santa Clarita, CA

Posted by: abu417

Group: California Green Building

USGBC-LA, in partnership with SoCal Edison, is hosting a series of interactive workshops to help organizations

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replies | 1 views | Posted on: 11/16/2019

Workshop: ADU (Accessory Dwelling Unit) Accelerator, December 12, Rohnert Park, CA

Posted by: abu417

Group: California Green Building

Due to recent changes in State Legislation, Californians can look to Accessory Dwelling Units (“ADUs&rdq

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replies | 3 views | Posted on: 11/16/2019

USGBC-LA's 15th Annual Green Gala, December 11, Los Angeles CA

Posted by: abu417

Group: California Green Building

This year's theme is driven by the most important value of our industry: community

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replies | 3 views | Posted on: 11/16/2019

All-Day LEED for Homes Workshop, December 10, Grand Rapids, MI

Posted by: abu417

Group: Michigan Green Building

LEED certification is the most well-known green rating system in the world, but how does the new version

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0 replies | 23 views | Posted on: 11/14/2019

USGBC-LA Resilience Capacity Building Workshop: Ventura, December 6, Camarillo, CA

Posted by: abu417

Group: California Green Building

USGBC-LA, in partnership with SoCal Edison, is hosting a series of interactive workshops to help organizations

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0 replies | 61 views | Posted on: 11/14/2019

USGBC-LA San Fernando Valley Branch: Green Tour of Groundwork Coffee Roasting Facility, December 4, North Hollywood, CA

Posted by: abu417

Group: California Green Building

Nearly 30 years ago, Groundwork opened its doors in Venice Beach, CA with a small-batch roaster and a big miss

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0 replies | 107 views | Posted on: 11/14/2019

Building Resilience: Resilient Water Systems, December 3, Los Angeles, CA

Posted by: abu417

Group: California Green Building

Access to clean drinking water is a fundamental human right. California’s water system faces a variety o

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0 replies | 99 views | Posted on: 11/14/2019

USGBC LA: Interior Removal Services Demolition Facility Tour, December 3, Los Angeles, CA

Posted by: abu417

Group: California Green Building

Tour the offices and donation warehouse of Interior Removal Specialist, Inc., and the adjacent recycling facil

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0 replies | 113 views | Posted on: 11/14/2019

Wall Street Green Summit XIX, March 23, New York, NY

Posted by: abu417

Group: New York Green Building Group

The 19th Annuall Wall Street Summit brings forth innovative thinking and applications in corporate sustainaili

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0 replies | 7 views | Posted on: 11/10/2019

North: Dallas Build Expo, March 17-18, Dallas, TX

Posted by: abu417

Group: Texas Green Building

Build Expo provides the building and construction industry an unrivaled environment to meet a lot of your buye

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0 replies | 10 views | Posted on: 11/10/2019

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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 | 4302 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 | 1824 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 | 2187 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 | 2042 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 | 818 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 | 2553 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 | 1605 views | Posted on: 11/15/2014

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 … more...

3 replies | 1479 views | Posted on: 05/27/2015

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 | 728 views | Posted on: 09/26/2016

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-whmore...

3 replies | 546 views | Posted on: 04/26/2017

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...

48 members | 802 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 | 47 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 | 15 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 | 338 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 | 263 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 | 75 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 | 51 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 | 91 discussions

Developing Technologies

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

11 members | 18 discussions

Tiny Houses

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

11 members | 7 discussions

 

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