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Webinar: LEED Gold & Solar Best Practices: A Case Study, September 17, 12:30pm Central

Solar,Renewable Energy,Case Study,Ilinois

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Join Illinois Green Alliance for a presentation which will detail how, Norix, a major Chicagoland business designed, and is currently constructing, its headquarters to achieve LEED Gold, including a 1.3 HW solar array. The ar… more...

  Filed under: LEED (USGBC)

0 replies | 391 views | Posted on: 09/04/2020 | Last updated: 09/04/2020

Webinar: USGBC’s LEED Zero Program: Opportunities for Residential Buildings, September 9, 2 pm EST

Green Building,LEED,USGBC,LEED Zero

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

How do we get homes to net-zero and zero carbon and be able to ensure they are operating that way? How do you take LEED and your high performing building to the next level to mitigate the impacts of climate change? This session provides … more...

  Filed under: LEED (USGBC)

0 replies | 570 views | Posted on: 09/03/2020 | Last updated: 09/03/2020

Webinar: Passivhaus for Educational Buildings: Universities 16 September 16:00 GMT

Passive House,Passivhaus,Universities

by PatPrince317 Lifelong Learner and Green Energy Aficionado

This is the third in a four-part mini-series of interactive online events for local authorities, educational institutions, and others involved with delivering educational buildings to the Passivhaus standard. This session provides a clos… more...

  Filed under: Passive House

0 replies | 651 views | Posted on: 08/28/2020 | Last updated: 09/01/2020

Webinar: The Benefits of Selecting Healthier Building Products, August 27, 12:30 pm, Australia EST

Healthy Building,Healthy Building Materials

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Everyone at the beginning of 2020 knew it was going to be a big year but nobody expected the impacts that came with COVID 19 to bring the topic of human health starkly into focus.  For the building industry, this onus on health has … more...

0 replies | 319 views | Posted on: 08/24/2020 | Last updated: 08/24/2020

FREE USGBC-MO Webinar: 2020 September First Friday Webinar: LEED for Existing Buildings, September 4, 11:15 CST

Green Building,LEED,USGBC

by samanthaklein Intern

The newest update to the LEED rating systems, LEED v4.1, is a bigger, bolder and stronger rating system that includes an outcome-based approach to LEED certification. Learn how projects around the world are using LEED v4.1 and a data driven… more...

  Filed under: LEED (USGBC)

0 replies | 625 views | Posted on: 08/13/2020 | Last updated: 08/13/2020

Webinar: Seeking Validation - A Look at Various Green Business Certifications, August 21, 9:30 am EDT

business,Certification,Green Business,Green Business Certification

by samanthaklein Intern

Most businesses get certified because they want to align their business with their values. The certification framework and process helps them to make sure that they are doing all they can to reduce their environmental impact. There are many… more...

  Filed under: Company Certifications

0 replies | 581 views | Posted on: 08/01/2020 | Last updated: 08/01/2020

Global GreenTag's Product Health Declaration™ (the Global GreenTag PHD™) Formally Recognized by LEED® Versions 4.0 and 4.1

Healthy Building,LEED,Well Building Standard,Global GreenTag,Product Health Declaration

by Rate It Green Team

Global GreenTag International, the green product certification scheme from ‘Downunder,’ has just increased it benefits to building industries globally, receiving news that leading building certification and rating system LE… more...

  Filed under: Global GreenTag

0 replies | 1039 views | Posted on: 07/16/2020 | Last updated: 07/16/2020

Webinar: Designing and Modeling New Net Zero Homes on Urban Sites Friday, July 17, 12pm

Green Building,Sustainability,Green Homes,Net Zero Homes

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Build It Green is hosting Designing and Modeling New Net Zero Homes on Urban Sites presented by Architect Alison Kendall and GreenPoint Rater Mila Sergeeva, of Kendall Architecture. In this presentation, they will discuss an innov… more...

  Filed under: Green Point Rated

0 replies | 797 views | Posted on: 07/07/2020 | Last updated: 07/07/2020

Webinar: Resilient Features of a GreenPoint Rated Home Thursday, July 16, 10 am

Green Home,Build It Green,Green Point Rated

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

This webinar highlights the features that make a GreenPoint Rated home more resilient and fire-wise. Participants of this webinar will be more prepared to identify and recommend resilient features of a home, and how they apply to the GreenP… more...

  Filed under: Green Point Rated

0 replies | 450 views | Posted on: 07/07/2020 | Last updated: 07/07/2020

Free Webinar/Introduction: mindful Materials Library 101 - An mM Overview, July 8, 11 am EST

Transparency,Certifications,mindful Materials,mM,Disclosure

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Have you wanted to know more about the mindful Materials Library?  Now's your chance to take a tour with a power user.  Topics will include:   What is the mindful MATERIALS Library? Account creation Submission … more...

0 replies | 732 views | Posted on: 06/23/2020 | Last updated: 07/01/2020

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