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International Webinar on Climate Change

by Sara Price

It is our pleasure to invite you for International Webinar on Climate Change

during September 18-19, 2020 with the Theme: “Exploring the possibilities to overcome climate change challenges.&r

Filed under: Webinars,

0 replies | 9 views | Posted on: 08/10/2020 | Last updated: 08/10/2020

FREE Webinar: Residential High Performance and the Three R's: Resistance, Resilience and Recovery, Aug 19, 10 -11 am Central Time

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

High-performance, energy-efficient homes feature carefully designed strategies to maintain the integrity and functionality of the building envelope. These measures include continuous control layers to

Filed under: Resilience,

Keywords: Climate Change, Sustainability, Flooding, Reslience, High-Performance, Extreme Weather, Natural Disasters, Building Envelope,

0 replies | 80 views | Posted on: 08/10/2020 | Last updated: 08/10/2020

Virtual Conference: Net-Zero Build Summit, August 25-28

by samanthaklein // Intern

NetZeroBuild Summit 2020 brings together the key stakeholders involved in the Midwest’s value chain for net-zero construction in residential, commercial, academic and government buildings for th

Filed under: Webinars,

Keywords: Energy Efficiency, Net zero, Zero Net Energy,

0 replies | 97 views | Posted on: 08/07/2020 | Last updated: 08/07/2020

FREE Online Course: Reel Green Carbon Calculator for Film Production, August 26, 4 pm EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

Calculating the carbon footprint of your production is an important step in understanding the impact of film production. Having consistent data and metrics from the industry can help organizations lik

Filed under: Online Courses,

Keywords: Economy, Carbon, Energy Calculations,

0 replies | 101 views | Posted on: 08/07/2020 | Last updated: 08/07/2020

GreenCE Webinar: Environmental Product Declarations (EPD's) Drive Restrooms to the Lead in Green Design, August 25, 12 pm EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

Construction is going green. As both sustainability and efficiency advance in the built environment, architects, specifiers, and buyers are increasingly concerned with products that are environmentall

Filed under: Webinars,

Keywords: Design, EPDs, Green Design, Eco Friendly Restrooms,

0 replies | 90 views | Posted on: 08/07/2020 | Last updated: 08/07/2020

ACEEE's 2020 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings, Virtual Education, August 17-21

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

For the first time, ACEEE is offering a virtual 2020 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. 

Through this virtual program, attendees will be able to attend from the safety a

Keywords: Energy, Energy Efficiency, ACEEE, The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy,

0 replies | 279 views | Posted on: 08/06/2020 | Last updated: 08/07/2020

Webinar: Black Women in Architecture: Riding the Vortex August 12, 8:00-9:30 pm Eastern Time

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

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That is the percentage of architects who are Black women. There are ~ 500 licensed Black women architects in the entire country.

You are invited to an incredibly unique storytelling present

Filed under: Architects ,

Keywords: Architecture, Women, Equity, Diversity, Black,

0 replies | 356 views | Posted on: 08/04/2020 | Last updated: 08/04/2020

VIDEO: Green Countertops: Cambria USA - Sustainable Quartz Composite Pushes Boundaries with New Products and Technologies

by Rate It Green Team

 

In this video, Matt Hoots talks with Jennifer Prins of Cambria at the International Builders Show/Kitchen & Bathroom Show.

Cambria is introducing 20 new celebratory designs a

Filed under: Quartz Countertops,

1 replies | 368 views | Posted on: 08/04/2020 | Last updated: 08/07/2020

Webinar: Emerging Solar Market - Thailand - 30% Renewables by 2036, August 18, 1 pm IST

by samanthaklein // Intern

Thailand has been incentivizing investment in solar projects for many years and now reaps the benefits of this initiative. Thailand’s electricity generating sector is considered to be

Filed under: Energy,

Keywords: clean energy, Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy, thailand,

0 replies | 306 views | Posted on: 08/04/2020 | Last updated: 08/04/2020

Webinar: Conserving Energy through Building Enclosure Commissioning, December 10, 2 pm EST

by EnergyManagementAssociation // Non profit association

What should a commissioning provider know to undertake Building Enclosure Commissioning (BECx) with the goal to conserve energy, specifically achieving target energy consumption levels for LEED v4 and

Filed under: Energy Management,

Keywords: Building Commissioning, Energy Efficiency, LEED V4, Energy Conservation, Energy Management, Building Enclosure, commissioning,

0 replies | 66 views | Posted on: 07/30/2020 | Last updated: 07/30/2020

Webinar: Indoor Air Quality in the COVID Era: Commissioning & Construction Considerations, October 8, 2 pm EDT

by EnergyManagementAssociation // Non profit association

In response to COVID‐19, building owners, managers and tenants are rapidly planning how to adapt their current buildings to safeguard against future disruptions to occupancy. A critical part of the

Filed under: Indoor Air Quality,

Keywords: Building Commissioning, HVAC, Indoor Air Quality, HVAC Technology, IAQ, Covid-19, commissioning, airflow, covid,

0 replies | 49 views | Posted on: 07/30/2020 | Last updated: 07/30/2020

Webinar: How Monitoring-Based Commissioning Changes the Cx Business Model, September 10, 2 pm EDT

by EnergyManagementAssociation // Non profit association

In the context of deploying automated fault detection on a university campus to deliver Monitoring-Based Commissioning services, this presentation discusses how MBCx changes the business model for Cx

Filed under: Building Automation and Control,

Keywords: Building Commissioning, building automation, retrocommissioning, monitor-based commissioning,

0 replies | 35 views | Posted on: 07/30/2020 | Last updated: 07/30/2020

Webinar: Chase Center Arena & Mixed-Use Development: High Performance Design at Mission Bay, August 13, 2pm EDT

by EnergyManagementAssociation // Non profit association

The ambitious Chase Center Arena and Mixed-Use Development Project in San Francisco required an iterative and collaborative design process to achieve the building performance and sustainability goals

Filed under: Development,

Keywords: Building Commissioning, Energy Efficiency, High Performance Building, High Performance, Mixed-Use, Energy Modeling,

0 replies | 12 views | Posted on: 07/30/2020 | Last updated: 07/30/2020

VIDEO: Azek - Recycled Content Decking and a More Realistic Grain Look

by Rate It Green Team


If you’re in the market for decking materials, check out Matt Hoots' interview with Patrick Barnds from Azek at the International Builders Show/Kitchen & Bathroom Show!

Patrick


Filed under: Decking,

0 replies | 434 views | Posted on: 07/29/2020 | Last updated: 08/04/2020

USGBC Webinar: Road to a Resilient Heartland - Excellence in Building Operations and Maintenance, August 19, 1 pm EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

As many companies turn their focus to their current/existing building stock, priorities include understanding the buildings performance and learning how to create a healthier environment for their emp

Filed under: Builders/Contractors ,

Keywords: High Performance, maintenance, building operations,

0 replies | 188 views | Posted on: 07/29/2020 | Last updated: 07/29/2020

Custom Milled Plywood Seeks a New Home - a Unique Salvage Opportunity (Cambridge, MA)

by laurelbennett // Boston Architect

4,000SF of commercial office space with a unique, custom-milled plywood interior architectural form is being renovated in Cambridge, MA. In an effort to keep this material out of a landfill,

Filed under: Other,

Keywords: Reclaimed Materials, Reuse, Millwork, Reclaimed Millwork, Salvage,

2 replies | 422 views | Posted on: 07/27/2020 | Last updated: 07/31/2020

Webinar: Think Green Thursday - The Lasagna Garden, August 13, 10 am EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

Lasagna gardening is a no-dig, no-till organic gardening method that results in rich, fluffy soil with little work from the gardener. Lasagna gardening refers to the method of building the garden, whi

Filed under: Webinars,

Keywords: Gardening, Healthy Soils,

0 replies | 355 views | Posted on: 07/25/2020 | Last updated: 07/25/2020

We are connecting people, providing affordable green technology

by ferdi

Free conference webinar this coming Aug. 8,2020 Saturday at 11:00 Am to 12:30 Pm Pacific standard time.

Registered check free online Webinar https://www.eventbrite.com/o/pcdsi-adu-homes-action

Filed under: Green Affordable Housing,

2 replies | 71 views | Posted on: 07/24/2020 | Last updated: 07/24/2020

VIDEO: Low VOC, Recycled Rubber Flooring, from Rubber Floors and More

by Rate It Green Team


Join Matt Hoots at the 2020 Atlanta Build Expo as he talks to Alan Quinn about Rubber Floors and More.  Alan introduces the company's Low VOC rolled and interlocking rubber floors, made

Filed under: Rubber Flooring,

Keywords: Flooring, Low VOC, Rubber Flooring, Floors, Recycled, Recycled Rubber,

0 replies | 585 views | Posted on: 07/23/2020 | Last updated: 08/04/2020

VIDEO: Solaria Lighting - Unique Designs Handmade in Nashville, Tennessee

by Rate It Green Team


Matt Hoots had the opportunity to talk with Josh Walters at the 2020 Atlanta Build Expo to learn about Solaria Lighting and their really creative light fixtures.  Most of Solaria's

Filed under: Lighting,

Keywords: Design, Lighting, Interior Design, Lights, Style,

0 replies | 862 views | Posted on: 07/22/2020 | Last updated: 08/04/2020

VIDEO: Georgia Lightscapes - Cutting Lighting Bills in Half and Lowering HVAC Costs with LED Retrofits

by Rate It Green Team


In this video, Mark Dover of Georgia Lightscapes explains how converting to LED lighting can reduce maintenance costs and lower HVAC energy usage, cutting lighting bills in half.  

Filed under: LED Lighting,

Keywords: Lighting, LED Lighting, LEDs,

0 replies | 746 views | Posted on: 07/20/2020 | Last updated: 08/04/2020

VIDEO: Introducing Wooster Products Inc's VOC Free Walk-A-Sured Anti-Slip Coating

by Rate It Green Team


In this video, Ryan from Wooster Products Inc. introduces Matt Hoots to the NO VOC Walk-A-Sured clear anti-slip epoxy coating.  The idea of Walk-A-Sured is to provide an anti

Filed under: Safety,

Keywords: Safety, Anti-Slip Coating,

0 replies | 566 views | Posted on: 07/20/2020 | Last updated: 08/04/2020

VIDEO: Hybrid Heat Pump Water Heaters by Rheem - 3x More Energy Efficient

by Rate It Green Team


Join Matt Hoots and Alan from Rheem for an introduction to Rheem's Hybrid Electric Heat Pump Water Heaters.  These water heaters are hybird as the combine a heat pump with traditional w

Filed under: Hybrid Electric Heat Pump Water Heaters,

Keywords: Water Heaters, Hybrid Electric Heat Pump Water Heaters, Plumbing, Rheem,

0 replies | 677 views | Posted on: 07/20/2020 | Last updated: 08/04/2020

 

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