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2018 Tennessee Green Industry Expo, September 27-28, Lebanon, TN

Posted by: Aditya

The Tennessee Nursery & Landscape Association and the Middle Tennessee Nursery Association are excited to be p… more...

0 replies | 65 views | Posted on: 09/20/2018

Accessible Design, Universal Design, and Social Equity--are we hitting the mark?

Posted by: Stacie_T

I'm new to the sustainable industry, and have been exploring ideas that are new to me but probably not all the… more...

0 replies | 7 views | Posted on: 09/19/2018

Webinar: Incorporating Sustainable Materials into Commercial Restroom Design, Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT

Posted by: GreenCE Sustainable Design and Construction

There are varied material options available for restrooms, locker rooms, and other applications. Learn about H… more...

0 replies | 65 views | Posted on: 09/20/2018

Webinar: Practices for Cultivating Change in Building Community Resilience, Sept 20, 12-1:15 EDT

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Bridging differences is an essential step toward a more resilient future. In order to address current and impe… more...

0 replies | 304 views | Posted on: 09/17/2018

Building Better Outcomes - Free Webinar September 18, 2-3pm Eastern

Posted by: Allison Friedman

We all care about the planet, but we also care about making smart financial decisions, and quite frankly, we h… more...

0 replies | 831 views | Posted on: 09/13/2018

Are you a sustainability rockstar?

Posted by: StacySinclair

What does it mean to be a sustainability rockstar? I learned a lot at the recent Women In Green Forum in Los A… more...

0 replies | 16 views | Posted on: 09/09/2018

Domes for North Lombok - Rebuilding after a Devastating Earthquake

Posted by: Allison Friedman

On August 5th, a devastating 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck in North Lombok Indonesia, destroying over 50,00 … more...

0 replies | 139 views | Posted on: 09/03/2018

Passive House: Planning and Design, October 17, Presented by Mike Duclos, Portland Maine

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Passive House: Planning and Design is a full day interactive seminar with Halfmoon in Portland, ME for archit… more...

0 replies | 291 views | Posted on: 09/01/2018

The 41st World Energy Engineering Congress, Oct 17-19, 2018, Charlotte, North Carolina

Posted by: Aditya

The World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) is the largest energy conference and technology expo held in the … more...

0 replies | 91 views | Posted on: 08/31/2018

7th International Conference on Green Energy, Green Engineering and Technology, Sep 20-21, 2018, Berlin, Germany

Posted by: Aditya

EuroSciCon welcomes you to attend the 7th Edition of International Conference on Green Energy, Green Engineeri… more...

0 replies | 143 views | Posted on: 08/31/2018

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Zero Energy Commercial Buildings Conference, CTBGC, October 18, Berlin, CT

Posted by: Phillip304

Group: Connecticut Green Building (Need to make the intro a little less "us" and advertise-y - not to… more...

0 replies | 10 views | Posted on: 09/21/2018

The Colorado Green Building Guild (CGBG) Boulder Green Home Tour, Sept 29

Posted by: Phillip304

Group: Colorado High Performance and Passive House Building Group

The self-guided tour will feature several green homes in Boulder and the surrounding areas. Attendees will see… more...

0 replies | 116 views | Posted on: 09/19/2018

Women in Green Power, November 14-16 in Chicago

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Group: Illinois Green Building Group

At the end of the day, it’s not so much about what you do, but about why you do it. Leading with purpose is … more...

0 replies | 3 views | Posted on: 09/18/2018

Introduction to Living Building Challenge, USGBC MA, October 12, 8:30-10 am, Boston, MA

Posted by: Phillip304

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

With this training course you will learn the basic knowledge of the Living Building Challenge - a philosophy, … more...

0 replies | 12 views | Posted on: 09/21/2018

Westside Century City Tour, USGBC-LA Chapter - LA Westside Branch: October 2, 6-8 pm

Posted by: Phillip304

Group: Colorado High Performance and Passive House Building Group

Westfield Century City Green Building Tour Please join the USGBC-LA Westside Branch for a walking tour of t… more...

0 replies | 24 views | Posted on: 09/21/2018

Solar Development & Community Relations, Sept 27, North Kingstown, Rhode Island

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Group: Rhode Island Green Building

Join on September 27th at Dan's Tavern on the Green at the North Kingstown Golf Club to hear from a panel repr… more...

0 replies | 112 views | Posted on: 09/16/2018

2nd monthly "Building Science for Carpenters: Peers, Beers, and Networking" - Sept 27, Newton, MA

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

Join other carpenters, builders, and construction professionals for an evening of networking, presentations, a… more...

0 replies | 75 views | Posted on: 09/16/2018

High-Performance Homes: Evolution and Innovation, Sept 27, Des Plaines, Illinois

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Group: Illinois Green Building Group

Join for this event focused on the latest business strategies and construction techniques to successfully buil… more...

0 replies | 110 views | Posted on: 09/16/2018

Intro to PassivHaus, Tuesday, September 25, Boston, MA

Posted by: AbbieKnight

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

PassivHaus, Passive House or PH for short: we know you have been hearing about it, if you subscribe to high-pe… more...

0 replies | 122 views | Posted on: 09/16/2018

Net Zero Roundtable, Maynard High School, Maynard, MA, September 25, 7-9 pm

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

Please join Mass Climate Action Network (MCAN) on September 25 from 7-9pm at Maynard High School for a Net-Zer… more...

0 replies | 236 views | Posted on: 09/16/2018

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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 | 3407 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 | 1487 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 | 1639 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 | 1680 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 | 2288 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 | 1493 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 | 1206 views | Posted on: 05/27/2015

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...

3 replies | 1655 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 | 633 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:

3 replies | 405 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...

45 members | 676 discussions

Affordable Green Housing

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

17 members | 42 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...

17 members | 11 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 | 274 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 | 184 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 | 48 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 | 38 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 | 72 discussions

Developing Technologies

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

11 members | 10 discussions

Pennsylvania Sustainability Group

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

10 members | 60 discussions


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