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Passive House Verification Online Workshop: What to Expect When You're Expecting a Passive House, May 21, 12 pm EST

Passive House

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

This presentation focuses on the technical requirements of PHIUS verification for both single family and multifamily dwellings. While some requirements, such as blower door testing, are generally well understood by Passive House designers, … more...

  Filed under: Passive House

0 replies | 231 views | Posted on: 05/19/2020 | Last updated: 05/19/2020

Press Conference with Passive House Institute Founder Dr. Wolfgang Feist (Online) - Building the Future Sustainably, May 19, 1pm

Passive House

by GreenCE Sustainable Design and Construction

Join the Passive House Institute’s founder Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Feist and gain insight into the global building industry today and what it could be tomorrow: Sustainable, comfortable and healthy. Prof. Feist will discuss Passive House, the … more...

  Filed under: Passive House

0 replies | 601 views | Posted on: 05/06/2020 | Last updated: 05/06/2020

USGBC Virtual Town Hall Executive Meeting: Hosted by USGBC Florida, Monday, May 11 9-11 am

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by USGBC - United States Green Building Council

A lot has changed over the past few weeks that is impacting our daily lives, but one thing has not: sustainability and resiliency are still at the core of building healthy, efficient and equitable buildings and communities. Our vision for t… more...

  Filed under: LEED (USGBC)

0 replies | 503 views | Posted on: 04/30/2020 | Last updated: 04/30/2020

Living Future 20 Unconference (Now Digital!), May 7 - 8

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by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

**Due to the current health crisis, Living Future Institute has moved the Living Future 20 Unconference (LF20) online.   The Living Future unConference is a platform for the green building movement’s most innova… more...

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 2367 views | Posted on: 03/16/2020 | Last updated: 04/28/2020

Hitchcock Center Living Building Tour, February 7, Amherst, MA

by Jessica Schultz Living Building Coordinator

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

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 65 views | Posted on: 02/04/2020 | Last updated: 02/11/2020

Hitchcock Center Living Building Tour, March 4, 4 pm, Amherst, MA

by Jessica Schultz Living Building Coordinator

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

  Filed under: Living Building Challenge

0 replies | 1231 views | Posted on: 02/04/2020 | Last updated: 02/11/2020

Webinar: ENERGY STAR and Green Building Rating Systems: Wednesday, February 12, 1-2 pm

by Veer Mudambi Journalist - Writing Green

During this session, attendees will learn how to use EPA tools and resources to help meet requirements for green building rating systems such as the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), t… more...

  Filed under: Energy Star

0 replies | 893 views | Posted on: 02/06/2020 | Last updated: 02/06/2020

Chicago's Willis Tower Goes LEED Platinum

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by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Chicago’s Willis Tower, formerly known as the Sears Tower, is now the largest US building to achieve the USGBC’s LEED Platinum rating.  At 1451 feet tall, the building was the world’s tallest skyscraper from i’s… more...

  Filed under: LEED (USGBC)

0 replies | 871 views | Posted on: 01/27/2020 | Last updated: 01/27/2020

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 | 755 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 | 783 views | Posted on: 11/22/2019 | Last updated: 11/26/2019

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