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Understanding and Overcoming Zoning Obstacles for Tiny Houses (Article Posted)

Tiny Houses,Tiny Homes,Zoning,Simple Living

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Hi everyone -  I wanted to make sure to link to Gina's article, "Tiny Houses - Understanding and Overcoming Zoning Obstacles."  I think she makes a good argument that it's important to try and understand … more...

  Filed under: Tiny Houses

0 replies | 6 views | Posted on: 07/20/2019 | Last updated: 07/20/2019

Best of Greenbuild: The Building Envelope as a System - A Balanced Approach, August 21, Jacksonville, FL

by AidanAnthony Intern

Join us for our monthly Best of Greenbuild Webcast series. We will be rebroadcasting Greenbuild 2018 sessions throughout the year until Greenbuild 2019 takes place November 20-22 in Atlanta, GA at the Georgia World Congress Center… more...

  Filed under: Webinars

0 replies | 8 views | Posted on: 07/19/2019 | Last updated: 07/19/2019

BOC Program Series - OG&E: Class 1001(A&B) , 1003-1007 Energy Efficient Operations of a Building HVAC Systems Aug 27-Nov 21

by AidanAnthony Intern

This series focuses on Building Operator Certification training, offering classes 1001 (A & B)  and 1003-1007. Individual classes can be found in the attached calendar. BOC Level I Training Certificate of Completion (TCOC) … more...

0 replies | 3 views | Posted on: 07/19/2019 | Last updated: 07/19/2019

Unity Open House: Nano in Greenfield, August 21, 4:00-6:00pm, Greenfield, MA

Green Building,Green Building Tour,Green Homes

by Gina Pryciak Student

Please join Unity Homes for an open house at an award-winning Unity home in Greenfield, MA. This 463 SF home, based on Unity’s Nano design platform is a wonderful example of what can be accomplished by an owner-builder armed with… more...

  Filed under: Massachusetts

0 replies | 14 views | Posted on: 07/18/2019 | Last updated: 07/18/2019

GPRO Operations and Maintenance Class, August 15, 16, and 22, North Haven, CT

by AidanAnthony Intern

This three-day course provides building professionals with the critical tools to transition from conventional to sustainable operations and maintenance of commercial building and multifamily buildings. In addition to GPRO Certification topi… more...

0 replies | 75 views | Posted on: 07/11/2019 | Last updated: 07/18/2019

EP Event: Sustainable Showcase: Live, Work, Play, Serve, August 14, 4:00-6:00pm, Atlanta, GA

Green Building,Green Living

by Gina Pryciak Student

Finding the perfect apartment can be a stressful and tiring process. Once you’ve signed your lease you want to be confident that your home will allow you to live healthily, happily, and sustainably. Join AMLI Buckhead to discuss ho… more...

0 replies | 18 views | Posted on: 07/18/2019 | Last updated: 07/18/2019

USGBC NCR: HITT Co Lab Tour & Networking, August 9, 9:00-11:00am, Falls Church, VA

Green Building,LEED Platinum

by Gina Pryciak Student

Join the NCR Community and HITT Contracting for breakfast and a tour of the groundbreaking new LEED V4 Platinum Co|Lab, Virginia’s first cross-laminated timber structure. The Co|Lab serves as HITT Contracting’s designated space … more...

  Filed under: Washington, DC

0 replies | 21 views | Posted on: 07/18/2019 | Last updated: 07/18/2019

Grid Mid-Atlantic's Solar Soireé: A Five-Year Anniversary: September 9, Washington DC

by AidanAnthony Intern

GRID Mid-Atlantic invites you to join in celebrating five years of changing lives through energy alternatives while celebrating the achievements of community champions who help advance social justice, environmental justice, and employm… more...

  Filed under: Washington, DC

0 replies | 10 views | Posted on: 07/18/2019 | Last updated: 07/18/2019

Solar Focus 2019, 11/20 - 11/21 Baltimore, MD

by AidanAnthony Intern

Join MDV-SEIA at its annual conference, Solar Focus. Held this year in Baltimore, Maryland to celebrate the passage of Maryland’s increased Renewable Portfolio Standards. Solar Focus brings together the region’s leading solar… more...

  Filed under: Washington, DC

0 replies | 6 views | Posted on: 07/18/2019 | Last updated: 07/18/2019

NOFA Summer Conference, August 9-11, Hampshire College Amherst, MA

by AidanAnthony Intern

The Northeast Organic Farming Association is hosting their 45th annual Summer Conference with keynote speaker Sandor Katz for a festive summer weekend August 9 -11, 2019 at Hampshire College in Amherst, MA. Always a family friendly eve… more...

  Filed under: Massachusetts

0 replies | 29 views | Posted on: 07/17/2019 | Last updated: 07/18/2019

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