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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 | 351 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 | 457 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 | 283 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 | 1075 views | Posted on: 05/23/2021 | Last updated: 05/23/2021

Free Webinar: Windmill Green - Sustainable Design for the Developer and Tenant, June 7, 12 pm BST

Design,Sustainability,Carbon,Urban Development,Net zero

by samanthaklein Intern

"Using Windmill Green as a case study we will explore how sustainable development, both from a Developer and Tenant perspective, has steered the design of the building. This webinar will look at how this project is being used as a test… more...

0 replies | 577 views | Posted on: 05/20/2021 | Last updated: 05/20/2021

Webinar: New Paradigms in Housing, June 8, 8:30 am EDT

Green Communities,Sustainable Housing,Carbon Footprint

by samanthaklein Intern

Community is more important now than ever, as is the demand for innovative strategies for affordability. New developments are taking into account not just where people want to live, but reimagining how. Establishing healthy cohousing c… more...

0 replies | 666 views | Posted on: 05/08/2021 | Last updated: 05/10/2021

Free Webinar: Radical Approaches to Regeneration and Development, May 25, 11 am EDT / 4 pm BST

Community Development,regenerative design

by samanthaklein Intern

Join this webinar for the launch a new Playbook, designed to support local authorities and partners deliver ambitious sustainability outcomes in large-scale regeneration projects. Over a six month process UKGBC, together with EIT Cl… more...

0 replies | 934 views | Posted on: 04/30/2021 | Last updated: 05/01/2021

Webinar: Decarbonize California Now, May 27, 10 am PST


by samanthaklein Intern

Join USGBC for a conversation with California leaders in building sector carbon mitigation. We will explore how decarbonization is at the center of California’s ambitious climate goals and look to what is changing for building profess… more...

0 replies | 849 views | Posted on: 04/30/2021 | Last updated: 04/30/2021

Virtual Event: Municipal Green Building Conference and Expo, May 21-22

California,Los Angeles,Municipal Green Building

by samanthaklein Intern

The unprecedented events of 2020 punctuated the urgency of the climate crisis, the pervasiveness of racial inequities and environmental injustices, the deep impacts of housing unaffordability, and the vulnerability of our societal systems t… more...

0 replies | 569 views | Posted on: 04/27/2021 | Last updated: 04/27/2021

Free Webinar: City Sustainable Building Policy - Opportunities for Better Implementation, Minnesota Cities, May 5, 8:30 am EDT

Green Building,Minnesota,city

by samanthaklein Intern

A number of Minnesota cities have established sustainable building policies, also known as green building policies or standards, in order to meet sustainability and climate goals. In exchange for financial or land use incentives, these city… more...

1 replies | 632 views | Posted on: 04/19/2021 | Last updated: 04/28/2021

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