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GPRO Operations and Maintenance Essentials, December 16-17, Pittsburgh, PA

LEED Pilot,Energy Efficiency Design Course,GPRO Certification

by abu417 Climate Connoisseur. Eco-Maniac. Solar Sommelier.

GPRO is a comprehensive international training and certificate program that teaches the people who build, renovate and maintain buildings the principles of sustainability combined with trade-specific green construction knowledge. Green Buil… more...

0 replies | 130 views | Posted on: 12/04/2019 | Last updated: 12/04/2019

14th Annual North American Passive House Conference: December 4-8, Washington, DC

Washington, D.C.,Passive House Institue US,Passive House Tour

by abu417 Climate Connoisseur. Eco-Maniac. Solar Sommelier.

The number of passive buildings certified and built each year grows exponentially. They're hitting critical mass, so come tjoin Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) in Washington, DC for the 14th Annual North American Passive House Confer… more...

0 replies | 1028 views | Posted on: 10/20/2019 | Last updated: 12/03/2019

Global GreenTag Upgrades CarbonRATE™ Embodied Carbon Product Certification Program

by Rate It Green Team

CarbonRATE™ - a unique peer reviewed Embodied Carbon Product Certification Program - has been re-launched under the Global GreenTag International Certification Standard. According to Daniel A. Huard, CEO of Global GreenTag Americas, &… more...

  Filed under: Global GreenTag

0 replies | 449 views | Posted on: 11/27/2019 | Last updated: 11/27/2019

Hitchcock Center Living Building Tour, December 13, 4pm, Amherst, MA

by Jessica Schultz Living Building Coordinator

Did you know the Hitchcock Center is a Living Building? It's the 23rd in the world and the 4th in Massachusetts! It is designed to model systems in nature, it’s net zero energy and water, has composting toilets, and has been made … more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 493 views | Posted on: 11/22/2019 | Last updated: 11/26/2019

Hitchcock Center Living Building Tour, December 18, 12pm, Amherst, MA

by Jessica Schultz Living Building Coordinator

Did you know the Hitchcock Center is a Living Building? It is the 23rd Certified Living Building in the world and the 4th in Massachusetts! It is designed to model systems in nature, it’s net zero energy and water, has composting toil… more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 206 views | Posted on: 11/22/2019 | Last updated: 11/26/2019

FREE WEBINAR: Living Building's Declare 2.0 Introduction, December 5, 11:00 EST

Free webinar,Declare Labels,Green Certification

by abu417 Climate Connoisseur. Eco-Maniac. Solar Sommelier.

Declare is a transparency label that allows manufacturers of ecologically sound products to secure a competitive market advantage through transparent ingredient reporting and an approved compliance pathway for multiple green building progra… more...

0 replies | 1336 views | Posted on: 11/13/2019 | Last updated: 11/14/2019

All-Day LEED for Homes Workshop, December 10, Grand Rapids, MI

HVAC,LEED V4,Green Certification

by abu417 Climate Connoisseur. Eco-Maniac. Solar Sommelier.

LEED certification is the most well-known green rating system in the world, but how does the new version work with residential spaces such as homes and multifamily? Join as they take you through each phase of the project from d… more...

0 replies | 487 views | Posted on: 11/14/2019 | Last updated: 11/14/2019

Living Building Challenge 4.0 Workshop, September 20, Boston, Massachusetts

Living Building Challenge

by USGBC Massachusetts

The Living Building Challenge is a philosophy, advocacy tool, and certification program that addresses development at all scales. LBC 4.0 is a holistic approach to high-performance building that aims to address health, community, equity, en… more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 977 views | Posted on: 08/28/2019 | Last updated: 11/08/2019

RW Kern Center Living Building Tour, December 6, 2:30 - 3:30pm, Amherst, MA

by Kern Center 17th Certified Living Building

Come explore the R.W. Kern Center, one of just 17 certified Living Buildings in the world. See how rainwater is collected, filtered, and treated to supply the building’s potable water. Check out the greywater system to learn how … more...

0 replies | 753 views | Posted on: 10/22/2019 | Last updated: 11/06/2019

Multifamily Buildings Forum: Unlocking Barriers to High Performance, Nov 12, 7:30-10:30 AM, Madison, WI

Green Building,Architecture,Wisconsin Event,Green Affordable Housing

by mkilmartin Intern

Join us for a special event focused on unlocking barriers to high performance buildings in the multifamily sector. Learn how to integrate success metrics such as lease rates, tenant retention, brand appeal and more into your decision-matrix… more...

0 replies | 608 views | Posted on: 11/01/2019 | Last updated: 11/01/2019

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