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USGBC MO: Transforming the Built Environment, October 29, 8 am CDT

Living Building Challenge,Sustainability,USGBC,built environment

by samanthaklein Intern

Dig into the Living Building Challenge through an interactive exploration of how this sustainable design framework might be applied to a building within the St. Louis region. more...

  Filed under: Development

0 replies | 3 views | Posted on: 09/27/2020 | Last updated: 09/27/2020

Webinar: The Role of Insurance in Risk Reduction and Infrastructure, October 6, 12 pm EDT

Understanding risk,Community Resilience,Infrastructure,insurance

by PatPrince317 Lifelong Learner and Green Energy Aficionado

  The risk to critical infrastructure and property from extreme weather and climate change is rising. According to NOAA, the U.S. has experienced 10 extreme weather/climate disaster events so far in 2020 (as of July 8), with losses … more...

  Filed under: Development

0 replies | 198 views | Posted on: 09/22/2020 | Last updated: 09/22/2020

Webinar: Green Designation, Presented by Northeast Association of Relators, September 29 & 30 and October 6 & 7, 9 am EDT

Green Homes,Residential Real Estate,Green Real Estate

by SarahA

NAR's Green Designation is designed for agents looking to learn about issues of energy efficiency and sustainability in real estate.    What you Gain: Access to members-only marketing tools to help you build your busine… more...

  Filed under: Real Estate

0 replies | 250 views | Posted on: 09/15/2020 | Last updated: 09/15/2020

EBC Solid Waste Management Webinar: Landfill Post Closure Care, September 29, 9 AM EDT

Waste Management,Solid Waste Event,Landfill

by SarahA

Under the EPA’s 1991 Subtitle D and state regulations landfill owners must conduct post-closure monitoring and maintenance activities at closed landfills and have financial assurance mechanisms to perform the activities for a minimum … more...

0 replies | 593 views | Posted on: 09/15/2020 | Last updated: 09/15/2020

Renewable Energy Markets 2020, September 21-24, Online

Energy,Renewable Energy

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Renewable Energy Markets™ 2020 will be taking place in a new virtual format.  The new virtual agenda will include over 30 sessions including table topics, panel discussions with industry leaders, networking opportunities, an… more...

  Filed under: Renewable Energy

0 replies | 1789 views | Posted on: 08/20/2020 | Last updated: 08/20/2020

Healthy HVAC Design Primer for Residential Building Professionals, Wednesday, September 9, 2020

HVAC,Heating,Cooling,Air Conditioning

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Join Allison Bailes III, PhD, for a full day session to learn about healthy residential HVAC design.   You will be able to explain healthy home principles and how they are achieved through HVAC recommendations found in ACC… more...

0 replies | 534 views | Posted on: 08/20/2020 | Last updated: 08/20/2020

FREE Greenbuilding Webinar: Don't Wait: A Canopy Prep Timeline, July 8, 12pm EDT

Architecture,Sustainable Infrastructure,Canopy

by samanthaklein Intern

Canopy systems are important additions to the building envelope, as well as providing a beautiful, unique aesthetic. Additionally, canopy systems require proper planning, knowledge, and a well-kept timeline. Architectural choices should dri… more...

  Filed under: Architects

0 replies | 627 views | Posted on: 06/18/2020 | Last updated: 08/20/2020

Webinar: Cradle to Cradle, Manufacturing and the Recyclability of Plastics, September 1, 1 pm EDT

Recycling,Plastic Waste

by samanthaklein Intern

This course will begin with a general overview of recycling, zero waste and how plastics fits into this. We will define: Single Use vs Durable plastics; Cradle to Cradle principles and Zero Waste. There will be a deeper discussion about … more...

0 replies | 725 views | Posted on: 08/16/2020 | Last updated: 08/16/2020

Online Forum: Community Solar, Energy Storage, and Beyond by GreenHomeNYC, August 19, 6:30-8 pm EDT

Solar,Renewable Energy,Energy Storage,Community Solar,renewables

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

What is happening in community solar and energy storage these days, and how are they moving the needle on renewables in New York?   In New York, solar energy still accounts for less than 2% of the state's electricity generation… more...

  Filed under: Solar

0 replies | 413 views | Posted on: 08/10/2020 | Last updated: 08/10/2020

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


by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

0.4% 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 presentation consisting of a panel of women, ex… more...

  Filed under: Architects

0 replies | 913 views | Posted on: 08/04/2020 | Last updated: 08/04/2020

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