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Webinar: Healthy Building, Healthy People: Engineering Well-Being in the Built Environment, November 18, 12 pm EDT

Healthy Building,built environment,Wellness

by samanthaklein Intern

The events of the last 24 months, including the overnight departure from our shared spaces, the rise to prominence for the Black Lives Matter movement, and rapid advancements in sustainable energy production have shifted the central focus o… more...

  Filed under: Environment

0 replies | 16 views | Posted on: 10/26/2021 | Last updated: 10/26/2021

Webinar: Intersectional Environmentalism Series: Master Planning in California, November 17, 1 pm PST

Environmental Actvitism,California,Master Plan,intersectionalism

by samanthaklein Intern

What is Intersectional Environmentalism? In the words of activist and eco-communicator Leah Thomas (@greengirlleah): “This is an inclusive version of environmentalism that advocates for both the protection of people and the plane… more...

  Filed under: Environmental Activism

0 replies | 8 views | Posted on: 10/26/2021 | Last updated: 10/26/2021

Garage Fire Safety & Indoor Air Quality Issues

Fire Safety,HVAC,Indoor Air Quality,IAQ,Ventilation,Garage,Garages

by Rate It Green Team

  Attached garages sure offer comfort and convenience, allowing occupants to move from vehicles into the built environment without risking expose to the elements. In this "Fresh Air Fridays” video by Green Builder Matt … more...

  Filed under: Health and Air Quality

0 replies | 127 views | Posted on: 10/21/2021 | Last updated: 10/23/2021

Building for the Future Future Proofing Assets: Prioritising ESG, November 23, 8 am - 1:15 pm BST

ESG

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Join IWBI’s EMEA Regional Director Penny Quraishi-Goodall to discuss Investing for ESG, the innovative technologies delivering ESG solutions that owners & developers should focus on to maximise asset value and increase ROI and usi… more...

0 replies | 125 views | Posted on: 10/21/2021 | Last updated: 10/21/2021

Breaking Down Barriers to Electrification for All - Free CE Webinar, November 17, 1 pm CST, 12 pm EST

Energy,Electrification

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

What is the future of small and medium sized building (SMB) electrification? How do we electrify low-to-moderate income and underserved communities? BlocPower's two pronged approach toward SMB electrification relies both on emerging tec… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 214 views | Posted on: 10/21/2021 | Last updated: 10/21/2021

GreenCE Webinar: Designing Touchless Solutions in Commercial Restrooms, November 9, 12 pm EST

Facilities Management,Commercial Restrooms,Hygiene, Health, and Wellbeing

by samanthaklein Intern

How can commercial restroom design reduce touchpoints, promote proper hand hygiene, and reduce the spread of infection? This course explores this timely question. Attendees will first hear an overview of hygienic restroom design, learning a… more...

  Filed under: Green Janitorial

0 replies | 313 views | Posted on: 10/15/2021 | Last updated: 10/18/2021

GreenCE Webinar: Post-Pandemic Sustainable Design for Public Spaces, November 15, 12 pm EST

Design,Public Health,Eco Friendly Restrooms,locker rooms,pandemic

by samanthaklein Intern

In the wake of COVID-19, people expect more from the facilities they use daily. Public spaces, especially restrooms and locker rooms, must be clean, hygienic, and accessible for everyone to use. Emphasizing public health should not require … more...

  Filed under: Green Facilities

0 replies | 395 views | Posted on: 10/17/2021 | Last updated: 10/17/2021

GreenCE Webinar: The Importance of Effective Hand-Washing and Its Impact on Global Health, November 12, 12 pm EST

Architecture,Health,Public Health,engineering,energy and water usage

by samanthaklein Intern

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 engineer. This course will review current … more...

  Filed under: Green Living

0 replies | 348 views | Posted on: 10/17/2021 | Last updated: 10/17/2021

November 11: Climate Urbanism - Strategies for Just Transitions, November 11, 9:30 EST

Social Equity,Urban Resilience,Urban Planning,Energy Transition

by samanthaklein Intern

Urban Studies Foundation (USF) in recent years. The talks will showcase five short interventions that cover several of this year's COP26 Presidency campaigns, with a key focus on Cities and the Built Environment. Five USF F… more...

  Filed under: Urban Planning

0 replies | 515 views | Posted on: 10/17/2021 | Last updated: 10/17/2021

Webinar: Lessons Learned from Three Zero Energy Schools, November 9, 8:30 am EST

Design,Energy Efficiency,Net Zero Energy

by samanthaklein Intern

Planning a Zero Energy building can seem daunting, but this session will demystify a successful design and construction process that can put anyone on the path to Net Zero Energy. This session will cover the cost-shifting strategies of ener… more...

  Filed under: Energy

0 replies | 238 views | Posted on: 10/15/2021 | Last updated: 10/16/2021

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