Green Building Community

Rate It Green’s Community is a gathering place for connecting and sharing green building information and experiences. Add your thoughts and questions to our discussions, or create or join a group that interests you. With your participation, we can create a powerful resource and connect green builders across the globe.

Start a Discussion

Energy Discussions

Sort By:      Posted By:      Per Page:
Page 5 of 34

Free Webinar: Home Electrification Series: Electric Cooking, December 21, 7 - 8 pm

Electrification,Studio for High Performance Design and Construction (SHPDC),Home Electrification

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

In the fifth session of our Home Electrification Series, we’ll review options for electric cooking and range hoods. We’ll look at induction stoves as well as electric resistance ranges, and talk about the importance of exhaust h… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 934 views | Posted on: 11/13/2021 | Last updated: 11/13/2021

Giving Tuesday Webinar: What's Next For Energy Efficiency Policy? November 30, 11:30 am EDT

Energy Efficiency,Green Communities,Energy Policy,Utilities

by samanthaklein Intern

Energy efficiency is a foundational strategy for meeting our climate goals, but the landscape is shifting rapidly. Are our current energy efficiency programs sufficient to meet the upcoming challenge of addressing the climate crisis? In … more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 1206 views | Posted on: 11/13/2021 | Last updated: 11/13/2021

Better Buildings Webinar: Put Your Money on It -- Investing in Energy Efficiency, November 30, 3 pm EDT

Energy Efficiency,Sustainable Investing,Energy Economics and Financial Analysis

by samanthaklein Intern

Many financial institutions require long-term performance data before investing in products or projects – energy efficiency lending is no exception. A forthcoming report from Berkeley Lab provides a first-of-its-kind analysis of the l… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 738 views | Posted on: 11/13/2021 | Last updated: 11/13/2021

Decarbonization of Existing Commercial Buildings, Part II (Part 1 available Online), December 3, 11 am

Decarbonization,Commercial Buildings

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

ISE Energy of the Future Webinar Series In the race to decarbonize, the U.S. commercial building sector offers significant potential to pay early dividends on climate action. At stake is seven percent of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions to … more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 1164 views | Posted on: 11/11/2021 | Last updated: 12/01/2021

Webinar: Go Net Zero Energy - San Diego, November 17, 9 am PST

Energy Efficiency,Net Zero Energy,San Diego Green Building Council,Commercial Buildings

by samanthaklein Intern

The City of San Diego owns more than 200 existing facilities and there are thousands of existing commercial properties in the city limits that will need to be retrofitted to reach the state’s 50% zero net energy (ZNE) target for comme… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 636 views | Posted on: 11/09/2021 | Last updated: 11/09/2021

Home Improvement in a Warming World: Case Studies in Creating a More Energy-Efficient House, Online: November 16, 7pm ET

MetroWest Climate Solutions

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Going beyond installing a programmable thermostat and some insulation in the attic… More than half of a home’s energy bill is spent on heating and cooling. A well-insulated home is a surefire way to help keep your power bill… more...

  Filed under: Energy

1 replies | 1463 views | Posted on: 11/03/2021 | Last updated: 11/05/2021

Free Webinar (Wisconsin): Energy Management Opportunities for Industrial Customers, November 17, 9 am CST

Energy Efficiency,Building Technology,Heat Pumps,Heating

by samanthaklein Intern

This webinar on industrial energy efficiency will cover the basics, including kW versus kWh, power factor and more. We will also discuss end-use technologies such as motors, boiler or furnace heating systems, compressed air, industrial heat… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 493 views | Posted on: 11/03/2021 | Last updated: 11/03/2021

Free Virtual Symposium: Innovative Energy and Climate Solutions for the Built Environment 2021, November 12-14

Energy,Innovation,Climate Solutions,built environment

by samanthaklein Intern

Climate change is a significant global issue. To reduce climate change, actions from every sector are required. The building sector has great potential to increase its use of clean energy, to use energy more efficiently and thus reduce… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 1095 views | Posted on: 10/29/2021 | Last updated: 10/29/2021

AIA Webinar: The Carbon Balance of the Built Environment, November 18, 8:30 am EST

Energy Efficiency,Carbon,Resilience,Paris Agreement,Life Cycle Analysis

by samanthaklein Intern

Carbon in the built environment is a larger contributor to global emissions that affect the climate. All participants of the Paris Climate Agreement have to meet certain GHG reduction targets. Meeting these targets is a fundamental conditio… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 5082 views | Posted on: 10/27/2021 | Last updated: 10/27/2021

Breaking Down Barriers to Electrification for All - Free CE Webinar, November 17, 1 pm CST, 12 pm EST


by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

What is the future of small and medium sized building (SMB) electrification? How do we electrify low-to-moderate income and underserved communities? BlocPower's two pronged approach toward SMB electrification relies both on emerging tec… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 863 views | Posted on: 10/21/2021 | Last updated: 10/21/2021

Page 5 of 34 Per Page:


Please be kind and respectful!

Please make sure to be respectful of the organizations and companies, and other Rate It Green members that make up our community. We welcome praise and advice and even criticism but all posted content and ratings should be constructive in nature. For guidance on what constitutes suitable content on the Rate It Green site, please refer to the User Agreement and Site Rules.

The opinions, comments, ratings and all content posted by member on the Rate It Green website are the comments and opinions of the individual members who posts them only and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies or policies of Rate It Green. Rate It Green Team Members will monitor posted content for unsuitable content, but we also ask for the participation of community members in helping to keep the site a comfortable and open public forum of ideas. Please email all questions and concerns to