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USGBC Massachusetts, Annual General Meeting, January 28, 6pm, Boston

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Once a year, USGBC MA comes together to celebrate the volunteers, members, and successes that make the USGBC MA community amazing! Ring in the new year with food and drinks and an awards ceremony for  members, as well as wrap… more...

  Filed under: Massachusetts

0 replies | 548 views | Posted on: 01/13/2020 | Last updated: 01/13/2020

Green Collaborative Meeting: Sustainable Buildings, January 21, Wellesley, MA

Sustainable Building,Net Zero Energy,net zero construction

by AbbieKnight

Buildings contribute approximately 53% of Wellesley’s town-wide carbon footprint and approximately 70% of the municipality’s carbon footprint, which includes schools. This Collaborative meeting will focus on the state … more...

  Filed under: Massachusetts

0 replies | 597 views | Posted on: 01/13/2020 | Last updated: 01/13/2020

Living Building Challenge: Designing for the People in a Living Building, January 16, 1-5 pm, Boston

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

his session looks at the Living Building Challenge (LBC) petals and imperatives that directly affect people – health, sense of self, and sense of delight. We will look specifically at the less technical and more empathetic petals in t… more...

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0 replies | 780 views | Posted on: 01/07/2020 | Last updated: 01/07/2020

Boston, MA—PHIUS Certified Passive House Builder Training, February 12-14, Newton, MA

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Superinsulation, airtight envelopes, high-performance window installation, site management, component sourcing—passive house construction presents special challenges to builders. The PHIUS CPHB training program prepares construction p… more...

  Filed under: Massachusetts

0 replies | 1526 views | Posted on: 12/14/2019 | Last updated: 12/14/2019

"Overcoming Barriers to Safe Water Access in Low-Income Countries," Presented by Amy Pickering, October 21st, 3pm, Tufts University, Medford, MA

Drinking Water,Social Justice,Clean Water,Water Accessibility,Water Access,Water Safety

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Provost and Senior Vice President Nadine Aubry and Dean Jianmin Qu, Karol Family Professor, School of Engineering, invite the community to celebrate the establishment of the Tiampo Family Professorship. The inaugural Tiampo Family Assist… more...

  Filed under: Massachusetts

0 replies | 508 views | Posted on: 10/04/2019 | Last updated: 10/04/2019

Passive House Symposium 2019, October 23, Boston, MA

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Passive House Design and Construction is reaching new heights in Massachusetts. From multi-family buildings to commercial office spaces and college residence halls, projects of all types are looking to the Passive House standard for ac… more...

  Filed under: Massachusetts

0 replies | 1060 views | Posted on: 10/03/2019 | Last updated: 10/03/2019

Design 4 People, October 23-24, Boston, Massachusetts

sustainable design

by USGBC Massachusetts

Design 4 People brings design leaders together to raise your work to a new level and help you understand how to improve human output within the built environment. You will have the ability to exchange ideas and learn best practices.  Throu… more...

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0 replies | 798 views | Posted on: 09/17/2019 | Last updated: 11/08/2019

Start Smart: Clean Energy From the Ground up, September 25, Waltham, MA

USGBCMA,Energy Efficiency,MassCEC,Cost-Effective

by AbbieKnight

Start Smart will offer residential new construction professionals the opportunity to learn the latest information on reliable, cost-effective, energy-efficient technologies and incentives with the goal of smoothly integrating them into the … more...

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0 replies | 976 views | Posted on: 09/05/2019 | Last updated: 09/05/2019

Buildings and Energy Roundtable, Hosted by USGBC MA, September 6, 9-10:30am, Boston, MA

Energy Efficiency,Buildings

by USGBC Massachusetts

The Buildings and Energy Roundtable will enable like-minded professionals to gather and explore specific issues, define actions, develop strategies and explore solutions related to energy in the green building industry. This roundtable will… more...

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0 replies | 607 views | Posted on: 08/28/2019 | Last updated: 11/08/2019

Horizon19 Global Clean Economy Summit, September 19-20, Boston, MA

clean energy,Cleantech,Clean Economy

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Presented by World Climate Limited, NECEC, and MassCEC, Horizon19 will provide an impactful and dynamic platform for key stakeholders and partnerships. Across multiple sectors, there is a growing demand for a platform where industries can f… more...

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0 replies | 1316 views | Posted on: 08/28/2019 | Last updated: 08/28/2019

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