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Free Webinar: Entrance Matting CPD, July 22, 7:00pm, EDT

by Ashley Freeman

This RIBA & BIID-approved CPD webinar will inform and inspire about the safety, function and creative possibilities of entrance matting.

During this 1 hour webinar, you will learn about the fun

Filed under: Webinars,

Keywords: Green Building, Construction, Online Green Building Training, entrance matting,

0 replies | 44 views | Posted on: 06/22/2021 | Last updated: 06/22/2021

The 25th In­ter­na­tion­al Pass­ive House Con­fer­en­ce, September 10 & 12, 14 and 15

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

The 25th In­ter­na­tion­al Pass­ive House Con­fer­en­ce, in­clud­ing the Pass­ive House Ex­hib­i­tion, will take place in two parts as

Keywords: Passive House Institute,

0 replies | 151 views | Posted on: 06/20/2021 | Last updated: 06/20/2021

Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, In Person and Online, September 21-23, San Diego, CA

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

The time has never been better; the need has never been greater. Greenbuild brings together leaders developing the next generation of standards, policies, and partnerships to build a better quality of

Filed under: Greenbuild,

Keywords: Greenbuild,

0 replies | 117 views | Posted on: 06/20/2021 | Last updated: 06/20/2021

Rainwater Harvesting Research and Industry Roundtable, June 28, 12 - 2:30 pm EDT

by Sarah Sojka // Educator

The ARCSA Foundation is proud to host this event bringing together leading researchers and industry professionals. The researchers will present an overview of their findings, ranging from microbial qu

Filed under: Events,

Keywords: Stormwater Management, Water Managment, Rainwater Harvesting,

0 replies | 25 views | Posted on: 06/15/2021 | Last updated: 06/16/2021

Net Energy Optimizer (NEO) - A Commercial Energy Modeling Tool (Video)

by Rate It Green Team


The Net Energy Optimizer tool, or NEO, is a web-based energy modeling software tool, designed to provide customized building energy modeling for architects, engineers, product manufacturers

Filed under: Software,

Keywords: LCA, Energy Modeling, Life Cycle Analysis, Net Energy Optimizer - NEO,

0 replies | 312 views | Posted on: 06/12/2021 | Last updated: 06/12/2021

Find and Select Better Materials Today: Free Training by ecomedes, June 23, 10 am EDT

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Reduce the time it takes to search for the best materials for your LEED or green building project by attending this free interactive demo. Learn about GBCI's Better Materials Initiative and its Un

Keywords: Materials, Materials Selection,

0 replies | 585 views | Posted on: 06/10/2021 | Last updated: 06/10/2021

Free Webinar by EEBA: Kicking Gas! Going All-Electric for the Health of Your Family and the Earth, June 29, 2 pm Central

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

"Decarbonization" and "electrification" are becoming household words in some parts of the country. This presentation will demystify these terms, covering the motivations, benefits,

Filed under: Energy,

Keywords: Decarbonization, Electrification,

0 replies | 689 views | Posted on: 06/10/2021 | Last updated: 06/23/2021

Energy Efficiency Solutions for Multifamily Properties, An Online Discussion Hosted by Energize Connecticut, June 17, 10 am EDT

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Eversource and Avangrid invite you to an open discussion on energy efficiency solutions for multifamily properties

Energy efficiency at multifamily properties makes good business sense.

When mul

Keywords: Energy Efficiency, Multifamily,

0 replies | 491 views | Posted on: 06/09/2021 | Last updated: 06/09/2021

Grey To Green 2021, Online, June 15-16

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

We have an unprecedented opportunity to shift investment to green infrastructure as we build back from the COVID-19 Pandemic. We can reimagine our communities as places where health and well being are

Filed under: Green Roof Systems (see Landscaping),

Keywords: Green Roofs, Green Infrastructure,

0 replies | 977 views | Posted on: 06/09/2021 | Last updated: 06/09/2021

NAPHN’s Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant (CPHD) Training, June 16-18 & 24-25, Online

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

NAPHN's core Passive House training is appropriate for a wide range of building professionals and stakeholders who want to know the guts of what makes Passive House tick and build a foun

Filed under: Passive House,

0 replies | 588 views | Posted on: 06/08/2021 | Last updated: 06/08/2021

Free Green Building Webinar: Architectural Vertical Opening Solutions Plus, June 23, 12-1 pm EDT

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

At this session, Mike Bewer will review vertical operating systems, their construction and operating mechanisms, and their architectural applications and contributions to sustainable initiatives.

Keywords: Renlita Custom Opening Solutions, Architectural Vertical Opening Solutions,

0 replies | 527 views | Posted on: 06/04/2021 | Last updated: 06/04/2021

Calculating upfront embodied energy in buildings - Free CE Webinar, June 16, 12-1 pm EDT

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Reducing embodied carbon emissions is one of the most urgent opportunities we have today in reducing the footprint of our built spaces as building materials manufacturing makes up 11% of total GHG emi

Keywords: EC3, Embodied Carbon, Embodied Energy,

0 replies | 664 views | Posted on: 06/02/2021 | Last updated: 06/02/2021

Home Building Crossroads Webinar: Strategy to Process - Roofs, June 15, 12 pm EDT

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Home Building Crossroads provides residential home construction professionals a chance to discuss challenges and hear solutions from today’s leading experts, as well as network with other profes

Keywords: Roofing, Roofs, Roofing Systems,

0 replies | 814 views | Posted on: 06/02/2021 | Last updated: 06/02/2021

Free Webinar Options for Advanced Walls Thursday, June 10, 2 pm Central

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

What comes to mind when we say Advanced Walls? Is it 3D printed assemblies? Is this just another term for advanced framing?

In this session, Dan Wildenhaus – Technical Advisor and Industry Li

Keywords: Walls, Wall assemblies, EEBA, Air Barriers, Energy and Environmental Building Alliance, Thermal Bridging,

0 replies | 658 views | Posted on: 05/27/2021 | Last updated: 05/27/2021

Circularity '21, Accelerating the Circular Economy, Online, June 15-17

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

The circular economy is a bold vision for tomorrow — and today — empowering leaders across industries and communities to increase resilience, mitigate climate risk and unlock new

Keywords: Greenbiz,

0 replies | 1107 views | Posted on: 05/25/2021 | Last updated: 05/25/2021

Free Webinar: CPD - Green Technology and How we all Become Carbon Neutral, June 9, 8 am, EDT 1, 1pm BST

by Ashley Freeman

This 1 hour CPD session examines energy efficient design with a focus on low carbon.

Book your place now for free and benefit from the latest insights to help you reduce costs and ensure compliance

Filed under: Webinars,

Keywords: Green Building, Energy Efficiency, Low Carbon,

0 replies | 775 views | Posted on: 05/25/2021 | Last updated: 05/25/2021

Free Green Building Webinar: The Wave of the Future: Sustainable Hand Dryer Solutions, June 9, 12-1pm EDT

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

In this one-hour course, we will discuss how hand dryers have evolved from the first generation of hand dryers to the efficient, hygienic wave of the present and future. Examining the newest features

Keywords: Health, restrooms, Hand Dryers, Bathrooms, hygiene,

0 replies | 579 views | Posted on: 05/25/2021 | Last updated: 05/25/2021

The Pre-Construction #1920sMakeoverATL Virtual Reality Green Building Tour is Live!

by Rate It Green Team



Announcing the launch of the #1920sMakeoverATL Showhouse Pre-Construction Virtual Reality Tour! Hear the birds sing and the music play, tour the project, and it's like you're THE

Filed under: #1920sMakeoverATL,

Related to: Graphics,

Keywords: Green Building, Virtual Reality,

0 replies | 893 views | Posted on: 05/25/2021 | Last updated: 05/25/2021

Free Green Building Webinar: Polyiso -The Next Generation Air & Water Resistive Barrier, June 8, 12 pm EDT

by Ashley Freeman

To educate about ‘Building Longevity and Sustainability’ and how these concepts impact making buildings more energy efficient. The course examines how foil-faced polyiso continuous insulat

Filed under: Webinars,

Keywords: Insulation, Residential Construction, Polyiso, Commercial Construction, builders,

0 replies | 739 views | Posted on: 05/24/2021 | Last updated: 05/24/2021

Discussing Air Tightness and Blower Door Testing with Corbett Lunsford, Matt Hoots, and Chris Laumer-Giddens (Video)

by Rate It Green Team


Follow along in this video as Corbett Lunsford of the Building Performance Workshop talks about air-tightness with Green Builder Matt Hoots of Sawhorse Inc. and Architect Chris Laumer-Giddens of

Filed under: #1920sMakeoverATL,

Keywords: HVAC, Indoor Air Quality, Ventilation, Humidity, Filtration, 1920sMakeoverATL, Blower Door Testing,

0 replies | 530 views | Posted on: 05/23/2021 | Last updated: 06/14/2021

Asbestos Testing at the #1920sMakeoverATL Deep Energy Retrofit Project

by Rate It Green Team


In collaboration with Green Builder Matt Hoots of Sawhorse, Inc., Derek Williams of Bruce Environmental reminds us that asbestos is a serious safety hazard and concern for both workers on site a

Filed under: #1920sMakeoverATL,

Keywords: 1920sMakeoverATL, Asbestos,

0 replies | 367 views | Posted on: 05/21/2021 | Last updated: 05/21/2021

Free Green Building Webinar: The Importance of Effective Handwashing and Its Impact on Global Health, June 1, 12 pm EDT

by Ashley Freeman

Designing public handwashing solutions that are code compliant, with reliable performance and efficiencies in water and energy use, can present several challenges to both the architect and plumbing en

0 replies | 976 views | Posted on: 05/20/2021 | Last updated: 05/23/2021

VERGE Electrify - Free Online Event, Hosted by GreenBiz, May 25-26

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Rapid electrification is critical to reach deep decarbonization and solve the climate crisis. VERGE Electrify, a new online event from the VERGE conference and forum series, focuses on how markets, te

Filed under: Energy,

0 replies | 783 views | Posted on: 05/19/2021 | Last updated: 05/19/2021

The Rheem ProTerra Hybrid Water Heat Pump - A Great Fit for the #1920sMakeoverATL Project (Video)

by Rate It Green Team


Green Builder Matt Hoots and Rheem join together in this video to give a preview of the Rheem ProTerra hybrid electric heat pump water heater, which will be installed in the #1920sMakeoverATL de

Filed under: #1920sMakeoverATL,

Keywords: Heat Pumps, Electrification, Water Heaters, Hybrid Electric Heat Pump Water Heaters,

0 replies | 938 views | Posted on: 05/17/2021 | Last updated: 05/17/2021

Radon and Vapor Control Layers in the 1920sMakeoverATL Showhouse: Pre-Project Testing (Video)

by Rate It Green Team


As part of the #1920sMakeoverATL whole house deep energy retrofit, Matt and the building team are running pre-diagnostic tests which will help them address performance issues relating to health

Filed under: #1920sMakeoverATL,

Keywords: Indoor Air Quality, IAQ, Radon, 1920sMakeoverATL, Radon Testing, Radon Tests,

2 replies | 950 views | Posted on: 05/17/2021 | Last updated: 05/20/2021

 

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