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Global Conference on Addiction and Behavioral Health

Posted by: Rebecca Joseph

Magnus Group is delighted to invite you to the Global Conference on Addiction and Behavioral Health scheduled on August … more...

0 replies | 1 views | Posted on: 12/19/2018

CX Energy Conference and Expo, Orlando, FL, April 15 - 18th

Posted by: Eileen Flynn

Top Reasons to Participate in CxEnergy 2019  Premier Conference & Exposition for Building Commissioning a… more...

0 replies | 2 views | Posted on: 12/19/2018

REEBA Roundtable, January 18th, Hartford, CT

Posted by: Eileen Flynn

Join REEBA for a discussion  with Bryan Garcia, President & CEO of the CT Green Bank and  Co-Chair o… more...

0 replies | 3 views | Posted on: 12/19/2018

Shaping the Future of Sustainability, March 29th, Cambridge, MA

Posted by: Eileen Flynn

Conference The keynote presentation, breakout sessions, tours, exhibitors, and networking offer a full d… more...

0 replies | 4 views | Posted on: 12/19/2018

Introduction to Green Building Economics - Webinar 2 pm, January 17

Posted by: Eileen Flynn

Join the SustainableCity Network Thursday, Jan. 17, as Sustainable City Network hosts a free 1-hour webinar sponsored by… more...

0 replies | 3 views | Posted on: 12/19/2018

Appraisal Institute's FREE Guide to Valuing Green Buildings and Homes

Posted by: Aditya

Did you know that the Appraisal Institute published and offers a Commercial Green and Energy Efficient Addendu… more...

0 replies | 18 views | Posted on: 12/14/2018

Health and Wellness Roundtable with Dr. Joseph Allen of Harvard, Demceber 19, 8-10 am, Boston

Posted by: Allison Friedman

Join USGBC MA’s Health and Wellness Roundtable, a venue for architects, designers, construction managers, and sust… more...

0 replies | 19 views | Posted on: 12/13/2018

NEW FREE COURSE: Walking the Talk: The Importance of Sustainable Manufacturing

Posted by: GreenCE Sustainable Design and Construction

NEW FREE ONLINE COURSE Sponsored by TOTOUSA 1 AIA HSW/LU CE Hour 1 GBCI General Hour for LEED Professionals  &n… more...

0 replies | 265 views | Posted on: 12/11/2018

MIT Clean Energy Prize Kickoff, Dec 12, Somerville, MA

Posted by: Aditya

Join us on December 12th to formally kick off the 2019 MIT Clean Energy Prize! Hosted at Greentown Labs, the eve… more...

0 replies | 350 views | Posted on: 12/06/2018

What Makes a HERS Home So Special, Anyway?: A Comparison of Field-Tested Homes – Free CE Webinar December 19, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Posted by: Aditya

What Makes a HERS Home So Special, Anyway?: A Comparison of Field-Tested Homes – Free CE Webinar December 19, 201… more...

0 replies | 1052 views | Posted on: 12/05/2018

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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 coating, I… more...

14 replies | 3599 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 Invisible Green Wa… more...

6 replies | 1517 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 contractor with … more...

6 replies | 1777 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 power pla… more...

5 replies | 1726 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 wood." I… more...

4 replies | 2325 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 of the US… more...

3 replies | 1530 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 zones must… more...

3 replies | 1241 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 manufactur… more...

3 replies | 1695 views | Posted on: 06/04/2015

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 Seapor… more...

3 replies | 1015 views | Posted on: 01/06/2017

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-what-we-counmore...

3 replies | 438 views | Posted on: 04/26/2017

 

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