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Building an Accessory Dwelling Unit on Your Property in Portland, Oregon, Saturday October 5

Accessory Dwelling Units,ADUs

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

The goal for this class is to help you, the homeowner, build an Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) that will augment your property, maximize your space, and add flexibility to your life. This class will help you understand the essential elements… more...

  Filed under: Green Affordable Housing

0 replies | 19 views | Posted on: 09/19/2019 | Last updated: 09/20/2019

National Solar Tour, October 5 and 6 (and surrounding weekends) - Tour Hundreds of Houses

National Solar Tour

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

The National Solar Tour is the largest grassroots renewable energy event in the nation.  On October 5 & 6, 2019 and the surrounding weekends, hundreds of people who have gone solar across the nation will open their homes … more...

  Filed under: Green Living

0 replies | 85 views | Posted on: 09/20/2019 | Last updated: 09/20/2019

Grey to Green Conference, September 29-October 1, Minneapolis, Minnesota

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

The Grey to Green Conference will be hosted in the Twin Cities (Minneapolis & St. Paul) September 30 & Oct 1 and in the DC Metro Region October 29 & 30. Minnesota and the Greater MSP Region are already a global center for wat… more...

  Filed under: Events

0 replies | 188 views | Posted on: 09/17/2019 | Last updated: 09/18/2019

Ecocity World Summit 2019, October 7-11, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Green Building,Sustainable Infrastructure,Sustainable Communities,Affordable Green Housing,Vancouver Canada

by mkilmartin Intern

Can cities be both ecologically healthy and socially just? There are no easy answers, not even in Vancouver, one of the world’s greenest cities. Yet multiple solutions are emerging with new leadership and new partnerships. Ecocity 201… more...

  Filed under: Green Affordable Housing

0 replies | 116 views | Posted on: 09/18/2019 | Last updated: 09/18/2019

EEBA's High Performance Home Summit, October 1 - 3, Denver, Colorado

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Join EEBA in the Mile-High City of Denver, October 1 - 3, 2019 for a High Performance Home Summit focused on providing the tools and networking that builders, raters, analysts, and architects need to take high performance, healthy, resilien… more...

  Filed under: Colorado

0 replies | 169 views | Posted on: 09/17/2019 | Last updated: 09/17/2019

International Conference on Green Chemistry and Renewable Energy, May 18-20, Nakaei, Japan

by Greenchemistry2020 Greenchemistry2020

Green Chemistry is an international Conference which seeks to promote rational study of the Green & Sustainable Chemistry, Analytical Methods in Green Chemistry. Recommended Green Chemistry Conferences: Green & Sustainable Chemis… more...

  Filed under: Environment

0 replies | 11 views | Posted on: 09/14/2019 | Last updated: 09/17/2019

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

sustainable design

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

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.  T… more...

  Filed under: Massachusetts

0 replies | 87 views | Posted on: 09/17/2019 | Last updated: 09/17/2019

Nurturing: Growing Green Schools III, September 24, Portland, OR

Green Schools,The Portland Green Schools Committee

by AbbieKnight

Join the Portland Green Schools Committee for the second panel of their 2019 discussion series: GROWING A GREEN SCHOOL. Nurturing a Green School: Operating, Maintaining and Ensuring Green School Goals are Achieved Successfully ac… more...

  Filed under: Events

0 replies | 245 views | Posted on: 09/05/2019 | Last updated: 09/13/2019

Is Solar Right For My Business? - Windfree Solar & Whiskey Acres, Saturday, September 28, 3:30pm, DeKalb, IL

Solar Energy

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Learn how businesses all over Illinois are reducing, and virtually eliminating their electric bills, by installing solar panels. Learn how federal, state, and other incentives help recover a substantial portion of the investment. Attendees … more...

  Filed under: Illinois

0 replies | 175 views | Posted on: 09/13/2019 | Last updated: 09/13/2019

Boulder Green Home Tour 2019, Saturday, September 28, 10am - 4pm, After Party at 4:30, Boulder, Colorado

Green Building Tour

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

People from Boulder and surrounding areas are invited to step inside and tour some amazing green homes. The Boulder Green Home Tour highlights innovative green building projects and helps to promote the collaborative exchange of ideas … more...

  Filed under: Colorado

0 replies | 227 views | Posted on: 09/11/2019 | Last updated: 09/11/2019

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