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Air Sealing to Achieve Zero Net Energy - New Techniques and Applications, November 21, 12pm - 7:30pm EDT

Building Codes,Conservation,air sealing,Net Energy,Zero Net Energy Building,Blower Doors,Foam Sealants,Whole house fans

by SarahA

One of the key components to achieving a Zero Net Energy building is the tightness of its envelope to air infiltration. Learning objectives include: Summarize where and how buildings leak air Explain how air sealing is a key comp… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 37 views | Posted on: 10/26/2020 | Last updated: 10/26/2020

Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) Study: 81% Emissions Savings in All-Electric Single Homes

Decarbonization,Electrification,All-Electric Homes

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) has updated previous research in a report titled, "The Economics of Electrifying Buildings” and concludes in current findings that new all-electric single homes result in a net present cost savings … more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 85 views | Posted on: 10/21/2020 | Last updated: 10/21/2020

Webinar: Challenges of Assessing Lifecycle Impacts of Buildings, October 29, 12-1 pm ET

Energy,Energy Efficiency,Buildings,Life Cycle Assessment

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

This webinar is a part of Building Technology Office's webinar series on the life cycle of energy. This webinar will discuss the importance of data and measuring lifecycle impacts of buildings, as well as what analytical tools are avail… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 432 views | Posted on: 10/19/2020 | Last updated: 10/19/2020

Net Zero 2020, "Reimagine, Rebuild, Renew," Cape Cod Climate Change Collaborative, October 23

Net zero,Cape Cod Climate Change Collaborative

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

This year's conference theme—Jumpstarting a Clean, Green & Inclusive Economy for Cape Cod & The Islands—captures the clean energy initiatives, policies, jobs, training, and entrepreneurial opportunities for… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 261 views | Posted on: 10/17/2020 | Last updated: 10/17/2020

Virtual: 11th Annual Midwest Building Energy Codes Conference, Presented by Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance, October 20 - 22

Energy Efficiency,International Energy Conservation Code,Energy Code Compliance,Grid-interactive Efficient Buildings,Stretch Codes,Compliance

by SarahA

Join MEEA virtually at the 11th Annual Midwest Building Energy Codes Conference! The Midwest Building Energy Codes Conference brings together stakeholders from across the Midwest to discuss how best to discuss the advancement of energy c… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 243 views | Posted on: 10/14/2020 | Last updated: 10/14/2020

2nd Annual Residential Michigan Net Zero Conference - Virtual, October 20 - 22

Energy Efficiency,Solar,Conservation,Net Zero Energy,Zero Net Homes,Zero Net Energy Homes,utilization,generation

by SarahA

The 2nd annual Zero Net Energy Residential Conference is bringing together State and Regional experts to discuss and share what a Zero-Net home is and ways to break down the barriers to get new and existing residential buildings to become z… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 200 views | Posted on: 10/14/2020 | Last updated: 10/14/2020

Plan Your Home’s Climate-Friendly Makeover with “Clean Energy Lives Here”

clean energy,Energy Efficiency,HVAC,Green Homes,Green Living,MassCEC,Decarbonization,Electrification,Heating

by Jacqueline Guyol at MassCEC

Heating systems have a big impact on your home’s greenhouse gas emissions and utility bills. In Massachusetts, on-site fossil fuel use in buildings accounts for 27% of greenhouse gas emissions, with space heating making up a high perc… more...

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0 replies | 460 views | Posted on: 10/13/2020 | Last updated: 10/13/2020

Webinar: #EEDAY2020, October 7, 10 am- 2 pm EDT

Energy Efficiency,Social Justice,Climate Action,built environment,Electrification,Renewable Infrastructure,Placemaking

by SarahA

This half-day event will celebrate policy, the built environment, and tools energy efficiency provides to uplift Black and brown communities. This event will bring together energy efficiency leaders, climate warriors, and building scie… more...

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0 replies | 913 views | Posted on: 09/27/2020 | Last updated: 09/27/2020

Webinar: Building Life Cycle Impact: Understanding the Impacts of Building Design, September 23, 11:45am MDT

Green Building,LCA,Life Cycle Analysis,Life Cycle Impact,Verdacity

by SarahA

The carbon impact of building materials is a critical factor in our planet’s future. Life cycle assessments (LCAs) can benefit designers and manufacturers while achieving the goals of green building and environmental standards. Join u… more...

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0 replies | 526 views | Posted on: 09/11/2020 | Last updated: 09/11/2020

Webinar: Opportunities for Hydrogen in the Northeast, Presented by NECEC, September 22, 9-11 am EDT

Energy,hydrogen,Infrastructure,The Hydrogen Economy

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

NECEC will convene stakeholders from the hydrogen industry to discuss the opportunities and challenges of developing a hydrogen economy. As states in the Northeast increase their climate goals to be net zero by 2050, all are analyzing ho… more...

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0 replies | 703 views | Posted on: 09/10/2020 | Last updated: 09/10/2020

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