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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 | 621 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 | 637 views | Posted on: 04/19/2021 | Last updated: 04/28/2021

Free Webinar: Getting Buildings off Gas - Berkeley Electrification Community Meeting, May 4, 7 pm PST

Renewable Energy,Greenhouse Gases,Community Resilience,Electrification

by samanthaklein Intern

Switching from polluting natural gas to clean electricity in our homes, offices, schools, business, and places of worship makes our community safer, healthier, and more resilient while reducing our carbon footprint. With Berkeley's N… more...

0 replies | 531 views | Posted on: 04/17/2021 | Last updated: 04/17/2021

Midwest Renewable Energy Association Event: Move Some Earth Day, May 8, 9 am CST

Wisconsin Event,Volunteer,Landscape,Outdoors

by samanthaklein Intern

This all-day event will work to transform our demonstration site at the ReNew the Earth Institute in scenic Custer, WI. Typical volunteer tasks include landscaping, clearing brush, painting picnic tables, preparing the MREA flower beds… more...

0 replies | 609 views | Posted on: 04/16/2021 | Last updated: 04/16/2021

The Earth Convention Webinars - Sustainable Cities, April 14, 1 pm EST / 6 pm BST

Sustainable Communities,Cities,Urban Development

by samanthaklein Intern

Today, we live in an increasingly urbanised world. According to the UN around 55% of the world’s population lives in urban areas, a proportion that is expected to increase, rising to 68% by 2050. But cities are major contributors to c… more...

0 replies | 776 views | Posted on: 03/27/2021 | Last updated: 03/27/2021

Webinar: Advancing Local and Regional Decarbonization Strategies, April 13, 10 am PST /1 pm EDT

California,San Diego,Decarbonization

by samanthaklein Intern

The San Diego Regional Climate Collaborative is proud to partner with the San Diego Green Building Council to host this event on Advancing Local and Regional Decarbonization Strategies for the annual Sustainable Building Week. This one-h… more...

0 replies | 565 views | Posted on: 03/26/2021 | Last updated: 04/06/2021

Webinar: Moving Toward Net Zero – Mass Transit Electrification, March 30, 9 am EST

Sustainable Infrastructure,Net Zero Energy,Electrification,Public Transit

by samanthaklein Intern

This EBC Infrastructure webinar will explore the electrification of mass transit fleets as a key element in the transition to a sustainable, green transportation economy. Transit agencies have frequently been trailblazers on environmental i… more...

0 replies | 643 views | Posted on: 03/19/2021 | Last updated: 03/19/2021

Virtual Event: 2021 National Home Performance Conference, April 12-16

High Performance Building,Residential Real Estate,Social Networking,Community Development

by samanthaklein Intern

The 2021 National Home Performance Virtual Conference brings together contractors, weatherization professionals, trainers, program administrators, energy auditors, and others working in residential energy efficiency for the latest developme… more...

1 replies | 1372 views | Posted on: 03/11/2021 | Last updated: 03/19/2021

Webinar: The Highland Bridge Development, April 12, 1 pm EDT

Green Communities,Sustainable Infrastructure,Urban Development

by samanthaklein Intern

Over roughly a ten-year period, the City of St. Paul worked with Ford Motor Company and area stakeholders to establish the Ford Site Zoning and Public Realm Master Plan for the former manufacturing plant in Highland Park to guide the future… more...

1 replies | 804 views | Posted on: 03/06/2021 | Last updated: 03/19/2021

Free Webinar: Collaboration, Not Competition: Building Partnerships in Sustainability, March 19, 6 pm GMT

Green Communities,Urban Development

by samanthaklein Intern

Tune in to the Green Room with your questions as we host Dr. Amelia Clarke, Associate Dean of Research for the Faculty of Environment and an Associate Professor in the School of Environment, Enterprise and Development (SEED), University of … more...

0 replies | 653 views | Posted on: 02/28/2021 | Last updated: 03/01/2021

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