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USGBC Virtual Summit: Bridging Occupant and Community Health, December 7-8

Sustainable Communities,Public Health,Occupant Health

by samanthaklein Intern

How does the health of an individual relate to the health of a community? Whose health is the building industry responsible for? The public health impact of buildings doesn’t begin or end at a sliding door. Building scale decisions ca… more...

0 replies | 671 views | Posted on: 11/13/2021 | Last updated: 11/13/2021

Free Webinar: California Landscape Architecture Biodiversity Loss, December 3, 12 pm PST

Sustainable Architecture,California,Biodiversity,built environment,Sustainable Landscapes

by samanthaklein Intern

The Department of Landscape Architecture at Cal Poly Pomona hosts a series of monthly presentations on the science of climate change and landscape architecture solutions. This month will feature biodiversity loss. more...

0 replies | 530 views | Posted on: 11/13/2021 | Last updated: 11/13/2021

Built Environment Virtual Discussion Series: California’s Landscape, November 30, 11:30 am PST

Healthy Building,Sustainable Living,Resilience,built environment

by samanthaklein Intern

With an increasingly urgent need to adapt to our changing climate, the built environment offers unique opportunities for programs and new practices that can protect and improve human health. In order to effectively capitalize on these oppor… more...

0 replies | 494 views | Posted on: 11/13/2021 | Last updated: 11/13/2021

Virtual Course: GreenPoint Rated Existing Home Multifamily, December 6-10

Multifamily,Multi-Family Housing,Indoor Air Quality,Water Conservation,Water Efficiency,Ventilation

by samanthaklein Intern

This 20-hour course covers the policies, processes, and program requirements unique to the Existing Home Multifamily rating system. It addresses current trends in existing construction and illustrates the role of the Rater and Advisor in th… more...

0 replies | 846 views | Posted on: 11/05/2021 | Last updated: 11/05/2021

International Passive House Open Days, November 5-7

Energy Efficiency,Passive House,Technology

by samanthaklein Intern

The International Passive House Open Days are a great opportunity to learn about Passive House and energy efficient buildings. Get in contact with current owners and learn first-hand what it is like to live in a Passive House and … more...

0 replies | 1151 views | Posted on: 10/15/2021 | Last updated: 10/15/2021

Built Environment Plus: Green Building Showcase 2021, October 21, 4 pm EDT

Massachusetts,Sustainable Living,Community,built environment,Green Building Showcase

by samanthaklein Intern

The Built Environment Plus community works hard to advance sustainable and regenerative design, construction, and operation of the built environment. Once a year, we gather to celebrate industry success and innovation at BE+’s Green B… more...

0 replies | 1012 views | Posted on: 10/05/2021 | Last updated: 10/05/2021

Webinar: How to Become a Solar-Friendly Community Through SolSmart, October 8, 1 pm EDT

Energy,Solar Energy,Government Policy,Community Solar

by samanthaklein Intern

SolSmart is a national designation program that provides technical assistance and recognition to local governments who take action to promote solar energy growth. In this session, learn about the basics of SolSmart and how yo… more...

0 replies | 587 views | Posted on: 09/08/2021 | Last updated: 09/08/2021

USGBC Florida Webinar: Residential Leadership Panel, September 30, 12 pm EDT

by samanthaklein Intern

Much of the world is spending a lot of time at home these days so it is more important than ever to have a healthy, safe, high performing, resilient home. Learn from owners and developers about why they pursued LEED certification for their … more...

0 replies | 603 views | Posted on: 09/03/2021 | Last updated: 09/03/2021

Online: EcoMapLA Relaunch, Wednesday, June 23, 5-6 PM

Green Building,Sustainability,EcoMap,LA

by Richard Minasian Student

EcoMapLA is back! EcoMapLA was created to be the go-to resource for all things sustainable in the greater Los Angeles region, with drop-down menus to filter the map for LA’s green buildings, green businesses, iconic city landmarks, an… more...

0 replies | 302 views | Posted on: 06/13/2021 | Last updated: 06/13/2021

Virtual Tour: Tallest Infill Passive House in the World, June 4, 12:30 pm EDT

Manhattan,Passive House,virtual tour

by samanthaklein Intern

Join NESEA for this virtual Pro Tour of Flow Chelsea, the largest mixed-use Passive House project in midtown Manhattan and the tallest infill Passive House building in the world. This 24-story building includes 55 residential apartments, of… more...

0 replies | 1096 views | Posted on: 05/23/2021 | Last updated: 05/23/2021

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