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Reactive Sensors and Controls for Home Ventilation, Featuring Corbett Lunsford

Posted by: Rate It Green Team

Matt Hoots is right that the age of reactive, or smart, sensors is really just about here.  We&rs


0 replies | 22 views | Posted on: 05/21/2022

How to get FULL value for your GREEN Home: Key Points to Consider in Buying and Selling

Posted by: Rate It Green Team

If you've got 5 minutes to learn about protecting the value of what is likely to be your key asset,


1 replies | 103 views | Posted on: 05/21/2022

2022 Affordable Housing Summit, June 14-15, 8 am EST

Posted by: samanthaklein

Housing plays a critical role in the health and equity of neighborhoods and in their resiliency to the effects


0 replies | 16 views | Posted on: 05/19/2022

June 2, Demand Control Ventilation, June 2, 10:30 am EDT

Posted by: samanthaklein

The advent of building management protocols resulting from COVID-19 combined with inflationary energy costs ha


0 replies | 228 views | Posted on: 05/18/2022

FAT2022 | 4th Edition of Euro-Global Conference on Food Science and Technology

Posted by: foodscience2022

With colossal delight, Magnus Group is inviting delegates and participants from all around the globe to join i


0 replies | 25 views | Posted on: 05/18/2022

Webinar: Copper -- Essential Element of Sustainable and Resilient Design, June 1, 12 pm EDT

Posted by: samanthaklein

This one-hour course will teach about copper’s contribution to sustainability in the built environment.


0 replies | 219 views | Posted on: 05/16/2022

Free Webinar: Heatpumpification of Buildings -- Lessons Learned & Practical Considerations, May 24, 1:30 pm EDT

Posted by: samanthaklein

There’s growing recognition that heat pumps are an important technology in the drive to decarbonize buil


0 replies | 337 views | Posted on: 04/30/2022

Green Built Alliance Webinar: Building with Trees, May 24, 2 pm EDT

Posted by: samanthaklein

This course will provide an overview of the value of tree canopy and climate benefits of trees, tree protectio


0 replies | 473 views | Posted on: 05/05/2022

The Next Generation Water Summit (Virtual), May 19-20

Posted by: samanthaklein

The Next Generation Water Summit brings together the building and development community, water reuse professio


0 replies | 503 views | Posted on: 04/28/2022

Free GreenCE Webinar: Designing Touchless Solutions in Commercial Restrooms, May 18, 12 pm EDT

Posted by: samanthaklein

How can commercial restroom design reduce touchpoints, promote proper hand hygiene, and reduce the spread of i


0 replies | 580 views | Posted on: 05/02/2022

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Disaster Ready Homes + How Some Regulations in Atlanta have unintended additional positive outcomes

Posted by: Matt Hoots

Group: Green Influencer ATL

#GreenInfluencerATL group members Grace and Corbett Lunsford interviewed YouTube superstar Matt Risinger a


0 replies | 17 views | Posted on: 05/21/2022

Top chefs prefer induction cooktops over gas cooktops

Posted by: Matt Hoots

Group: Green Influencer ATL

We only interviewed one chef; however, all attendees agreed that induction cooking was superior to gas coo


0 replies | 13 views | Posted on: 05/19/2022

Mitsubishi Electric- Plant and Training Facility Tour

Posted by: Matt Hoots

Group: Green Influencer ATL

In order to go All-Electric and power your house with the sun, the HVAC system needs to be electric as wel


0 replies | 23 views | Posted on: 05/19/2022

Passive House For All Hybrid Conference 2022, June 10 and 17

Posted by: samanthaklein

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

PHN 2022 is a national conference that will feature experts from across the interrelated disciplines of buildi


0 replies | 13 views | Posted on: 05/19/2022

Webinar: Building Resilience -- Community as a Building Block of Resilience, June 3, 2:30 pm EDT

Posted by: samanthaklein

Group: California Green Building

As American communities are confronted by compounded and systematic challenges, we need new models to build re


0 replies | 144 views | Posted on: 05/18/2022

May 26: Protecting Open Spaces Through Well Planned Cities, May 26, 6 pm PST

Posted by: samanthaklein

Group: California Green Building

This webinar will discuss how Bend, Oregon's open space advocates lead the successful move away from spraw


0 replies | 140 views | Posted on: 05/18/2022

Energy Upgrades in Historic Buildings Series: Hotel Marcel in New Haven, CT, Livestream, May 25, 1-2 pm ET

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Connecticut Green Building

Join Urban Green Council for the fourth episode of the Energy Upgrades in Historic Buildings se


0 replies | 277 views | Posted on: 05/18/2022

Free Webinar: Landscape Architecture and the Science of Climate Change: Extinction, June 3, 12-1 PST

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: California Green Building

The Department of Landscape Architecture at Cal Poly Pomona hosts a series of monthly presentations on the sci


0 replies | 135 views | Posted on: 05/17/2022

Live Online Demo: Everything to do with Walls for Higher Performance, May 25, 12 - 2 pm

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Group: Michigan Green Building

During this session, your hosts at GreenHome Institute will discuss the five control layers in the w


0 replies | 269 views | Posted on: 05/17/2022

For Sale: Healthy, Energy Efficient Micro-Farm in Concord, MA

Posted by: David Bearg, P.E.

Group: Massachusetts Green Builders

20 Darton Street in Concord, MA is looking for a new owner!

This is where I have lived for over 45 years an


0 replies | 333 views | Posted on: 05/13/2022

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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 | 5914 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 | 2453 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 | 5105 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 | 2610 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 | 1338 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 | 3098 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 | 2483 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 | 4167 views | Posted on: 12/24/2020

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 | 1532 views | Posted on: 01/06/2017

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 | 6245 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 | 967 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 | 64 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 | 23 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 | 450 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 | 115 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 | 395 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 | 83 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 | 128 discussions

Developing Technologies

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

11 members | 43 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...

11 members | 18 discussions


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