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Free Webinar: RIBA Gulf Chapter's Sustainable Development Series: Route to Net Zero - Gulf Regional Case Studies, March 17, 1 pm BST

Sustainable Architecture,Urban Development,Net zero

by samanthaklein Intern

This webinar will showcase regional projects in the Gulf that are using sustainable design strategies to help address the climate emergency, with projects including the Bee’ah Headquarters by Zaha Hadid Architects (presented… more...

  Filed under: Development

0 replies | 1289 views | Posted on: 02/23/2021 | Last updated: 03/01/2021

Webinar: Conversations on Construction - If You Build it, They will come, December 16, 11-12 PM

Green Building,Affordable Housing,Energy Efficiency,Sustainability,Construction,Infrastructure,Low-Emissions Development,BUILD Program,Ligitation

by Richard Minasian Student

Energy efficiency and affordable housing are topics du jour, especially in Los Angeles.  Seemingly unrelated at first glance, can progress be made in these two spaces together? Join Hunt Ortmann attorneys Kathlynn Smith and Jennifer… more...

  Filed under: Development

0 replies | 448 views | Posted on: 12/05/2020 | Last updated: 12/07/2020

FREE Webinar: Regenerative Insight 100 - A Two Part Series about Regenerative Development, November 19, 7-9 pm EST

Design,Sustainable Communities,Development,regenerative design

by samanthaklein Intern

In partnership with Bill Reed and Joel Glanzberg of Regenesis Group, Build it Green will be offering two 2-hour introductory workshops to address the following questions: What is Regenerative Development and how does it differ from be… more...

  Filed under: Development

0 replies | 605 views | Posted on: 11/03/2020 | Last updated: 11/03/2020

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 | 711 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 | 852 views | Posted on: 09/22/2020 | Last updated: 09/22/2020

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

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

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 of the owner, the Golden State Warriors … more...

  Filed under: Development

0 replies | 128 views | Posted on: 07/30/2020 | Last updated: 07/30/2020

Webinar: A Roadmap to Holistic Building Decarbonization, July 30, 1pm EDT

Green Building,Carbon,Net zero

by samanthaklein Intern

For years, the holy grail for buildings sustainability has been to reach the goal of Net Zero Energy and Net Zero Carbon (with similar goals for water, waste, and health). With the latest codes cycle updates, the shift to LEED v4.1, and the… more...

  Filed under: Development

0 replies | 1563 views | Posted on: 06/23/2020 | Last updated: 06/23/2020

FREE Webinar: Introduction to Sustainable Forestry Initiative and Green Building, July 8, 12pm EST

Wood,Forestry,Green Building Materials

by samanthaklein Intern

Architects and builders choose wood because it is a superior building material. Wood is a beautiful, renewable resource that is easy to work with. It also offers numerous environmental benefits. Using wood in green building projects support… more...

  Filed under: Development

0 replies | 976 views | Posted on: 06/14/2020 | Last updated: 06/14/2020

Webinar: Building a Springboard for Low Carbon House Developers, June 18, 11am EDT

Low Carbon Development,Net Zero Buildings

by samanthaklein Intern

All buildings need to be zero carbon by 2050 – so why aren’t small developers building more ‘eco-homes’ and pushing low carbon options? The Government’s consultation on energy regulations to improve the effi… more...

0 replies | 486 views | Posted on: 06/02/2020 | Last updated: 06/02/2020

 

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