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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 | 970 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 | 23 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 | 485 views | Posted on: 11/01/2019 | Last updated: 11/01/2019

WEBINAR: December First Friday Webinar (USGBC) Materials Transparency & LEED, December 6, 12:15pm EST

Certification,Webinar,USGBC,LEED V4

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

This dive into the complexity of the three Building Product Disclosure and Optimization credits in LEED version 4 BD+C and ID+C provides the rationale for why product choices are so important, and the details on how to achieve points within… more...

0 replies | 420 views | Posted on: 11/01/2019 | Last updated: 11/01/2019

WEBINAR: Understanding Water Credits in LEED, November 1

Webinar,USGBC,LEED V4,Green Building Certifications

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

LEED v4 addresses water holistically, taking into account indoor use, outdoor use, specialized uses and metering. It measures all sources of water related to a building, including cooling towers, appliances, fixtures, fittings, process wate… more...

0 replies | 848 views | Posted on: 10/27/2019 | Last updated: 10/27/2019

RW Kern Center Living Building Tour, November 20, 10:30-11:30 am, 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 waste… more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 361 views | Posted on: 10/22/2019 | Last updated: 10/22/2019

RW Kern Center Living Building Tour, December 18, 10:30-11:30am, 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 waste… more...

0 replies | 25 views | Posted on: 10/22/2019 | Last updated: 10/22/2019

WEBINAR: Getting LEED Specific: Buildings are for People - Design Strategies for Human Engagement, December 10, 12:00PM CST

Certification,LEED,Webinar,USGBC

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

In this one-hour course, the participant will explore design strategies that encourage beneficial occupant behavior. Consider the impacts occupant behavior changes can have on a building over its lifetime, dispel myths that key occupant beh… more...

0 replies | 1158 views | Posted on: 10/21/2019 | Last updated: 10/21/2019

Living Building Challenge 4.0: Pittsburgh, December 12 Pittsburgh, PA

Living Building Challenge,Pennsylvania Events,Sustainable Pittsburgh

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

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...

0 replies | 269 views | Posted on: 10/21/2019 | Last updated: 10/21/2019

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 | 313 views | Posted on: 10/20/2019 | Last updated: 10/20/2019

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