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Solidarity Thesis - Green Building Friends Living in Austria - Please Take a Survey

by louisegreenbuilding Student, Green consumer

Hey everybody, Are you Austrian or someone who is living/working/studying in Austria? I am currently writing my bachelor thesis about selling green buildings. It would be so helpful if you could take 3 minutes to help me collecti… more...

  Filed under: Studies/Surveys

0 replies | 12 views | Posted on: 06/17/2019 | Last updated: 06/18/2019

“Glavel could replace plastic foam below grade“

Green Building,Passive House,Insulation,Vermont,Green Building Materials,Recycled Materials,PassiveHaus,Glass,Glavel

by Glavel, Inc

GLAVEL, INC., is a Vermont based company that specializes in manufacturing light-weight aggregate from recycled glass. Recently featured in TreeHugger, Glavel seeks to provide high performance, non-toxic insulation material at affordab… more...

  Filed under: Green Living

0 replies | 10 views | Posted on: 06/05/2019 | Last updated: 06/17/2019

Glavel June Webinar, 6/13, 11:30am EST

by Glavel, Inc

Join the Glavel Team next Thursday June 13th at 11:30am EST as we share exciting developments about our company and products. Be sure to save your spot on Zoom. Have a topic you want the team to cover? Be sure to let us know at info@gl… more...

  Filed under: Webinars

1 replies | 414 views | Posted on: 06/06/2019 | Last updated: 06/17/2019

2019 New Gravity Housing Conference, August 1-2, Philadelphia, PA

Green Building,Climate Change,Affordable Housing,Community,Housing

by Gina Pryciak Student

The reality of climate change will fundamentally alter the way buildings are designed, built, and operated in the coming decades. At the same time, the need for quality affordable housing that can withstand increasingly extreme and volat… more...

  Filed under: Pennsylvania

0 replies | 2 views | Posted on: 06/17/2019 | Last updated: 06/17/2019

Webinar: June LEED v4 Online Discussion Forum: Materials and Indoor Environmental Quality in LEED v4.1, June 20, 12pm


by AbbieKnight

Registration is now open for LEED v4.1 Building Design and Construction (BD+C), Interior Design and Construction (ID+C) and Operations and Maintenance (O+M) projects! This month, listen to a recording of a May 21st "Ask the Experts&… more...

  Filed under: Webinars

0 replies | 301 views | Posted on: 06/15/2019 | Last updated: 06/17/2019

India’s Renewable Investments Near $20 Billion

investments,India,Renewable energy markets

by ella.nielsen44 Student

India’s renewable energy exceeded that of traditional fossil fuel-based power production for the first time in 2017. India’s renewable investment also reached about $20 billion in renewables, accounting for over a third of inves… more...

  Filed under: India

0 replies | 5 views | Posted on: 06/17/2019 | Last updated: 06/17/2019

PACDC 2019 Forward Equitable Development Conference, June 26-27, Philadelphia, PA

Community Development,Urban Environments

by AbbieKnight

Join 300 community developers, small business entrepreneurs, health practitioners, researchers, artists, educators, and activists committed to working toward a more equitable Philadelphia. Liz Ogbu will deliver this year’s k… more...

  Filed under: Pennsylvania

0 replies | 32 views | Posted on: 06/15/2019 | Last updated: 06/15/2019

2019 Southeast Building Conference, August 1-2, Kissimmee, FL

by AidanAnthony Intern

The Southeast Building Conference (SEBC), hosted by the Florida Home Builders Association (FHBA), is the largest building industry trade show in the southeast. The SEBC includes educational programs featuring three days of seminar… more...

  Filed under: Florida

0 replies | 28 views | Posted on: 06/11/2019 | Last updated: 06/15/2019

Presinar: Reimagining Building Codes: How to Green All Buildings, July 17, 4:30-6:00pm, Boston, MA

Green Building,LEED,Sustainable Architecture

by Gina Pryciak Student

This session discusses how codes and LEED work in concert together with one another to enable a future where green building benefits are available to everyone in every building. Course Objectives: Identify opportunities within curr… more...

  Filed under: Massachusetts

0 replies | 7 views | Posted on: 06/14/2019 | Last updated: 06/14/2019

Metro & USGBC-LA Sustainability Tour, July 8, 1:00-6:00pm, Los Angeles, CA

Green Building,Energy Efficiency,Sustainability

by Gina Pryciak Student

Join USGBC-LA for a fun and informative sustainability tour through DTLA aboard Metro! The focus will be on how each stop has implemented best practices and new technologies to green their buildings for energy efficiency, occupant health an… more...

  Filed under: California

0 replies | 30 views | Posted on: 06/13/2019 | Last updated: 06/13/2019

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