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Webinar: Central Park - The World's Greatest Urban Green Space, January 7, 8-10 PM EST

Green Communities,Urban Development,Green Space,Urban Park,Greensward Plan

by Richard Minasian Student

As New York City entered the mid-1800s with a population having quadrupled in only two decades, the public cry for green space was deafening — after all, the island's largest park spanned only 10 measly acres. Fortunately, th… more...

0 replies | 493 views | Posted on: 12/31/2020 | Last updated: 12/31/2020

Webinar: Protecting Coastal Resources and Structures, Part 1 – The Intersection of Nature, Science and Policy, January 27, 9 am EST

Policy,Land Science,Coastal Development

by samanthaklein Intern

The pressure to protect coastal properties from storm damage and erosion due to sea level rise and more intense and more frequent coastal storms is increasing. Property owners, from residential homeowners and municipalities to commercial de… more...

0 replies | 749 views | Posted on: 12/27/2020 | Last updated: 12/27/2020

Free Webinar: Blueprint: Building the Foundation of a Sustainability Program, January 22, 12pm EDT

Green Building,Real Estate,Sustainability,Green Development

by SarahA

Join this webinar to learn how to develop an initial vision for a sustainability program, obtain buy-in, and define successes at a specific organization. Building on the leading sustainability work that Greenprint member organizations ha… more...

0 replies | 408 views | Posted on: 12/22/2020 | Last updated: 12/23/2020

Webinar: Urban Green - Crushing the Code NYS (Residential), January 21, 9 am EST

Real Estate

by samanthaklein Intern

Crushing the Code New York State (Residential) is an online course that prepares building and design professionals in New York State to comply with the many requirements in the 2020 ECCCNYS and design more energy-efficient buildings in… more...

0 replies | 717 views | Posted on: 12/21/2020 | Last updated: 12/21/2020

Webinar: USGBC-LA and ISI: Virtual Envision Sustainability Professional Training, January 15, 8 am PT

Design,Sustainable Infrastructure,Sustainable Communities

by samanthaklein Intern

The Envision Rating System is a global standard recognized as a highly credible approach to sustainable infrastructure, and therefore, the ENV SP designation is becoming an increasingly important credential for any professional involved in … more...

0 replies | 622 views | Posted on: 12/20/2020 | Last updated: 12/20/2020

Webinar: Applying Regenerative Principles in Your Work, January 7, 7-8 PM EST

Healthy Building,Design,Sustainable Communities,Sustainability,Health,built environment,regenerative design,Sustainable Development,ecological design

by Richard Minasian Student

This interactive session invites participants to further develop and apply regenerative thinking at home, in work, and across other dimensions of daily life. Build It Green, in partnership with Bill Reed and Joel Glanzberg of Regenesis G… more...

0 replies | 880 views | Posted on: 12/18/2020 | Last updated: 12/18/2020

Webinar: Risk Reducing Strategies for Schools - Post COVID19, January 13, 1-2:30 PM EDT

Sustainable Infrastructure,Green Schools,Healthy Schools,Covid-19,Risk Reducing Strategies,Solutions,Architecture and Engineering

by Richard Minasian Student

These speakers are going to share “lessons learning” from how we are dealing with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in our academic institutions. The presentation will go over a short background on the virus and its airborne nature … more...

0 replies | 1661 views | Posted on: 12/14/2020 | Last updated: 12/14/2020

Webinar: GreenBuilt Home Series: Wellness + High Performance (Recorded: Content Available 24/7)

Greenbuild,High Performance Building,Wellness

by samanthaklein Intern

Recorded Webinar: (On-Demand) GreenBuilt Home Series: Wellness + High Performance Recorded: 7/29/2020, Available Until 12/31/20201 Cost: FREE access for Illinois Green Members and $10 access for non-members … more...

0 replies | 396 views | Posted on: 12/08/2020 | Last updated: 12/17/2020

Webinar: Introduction to LEED v4 & v4.1, December 17, 9-10:30 AM EDT

LEED,Green Communities,Sustainability,Green Buildng,Building Efficiency,LEED credits

by Richard Minasian Student

Join for a 101 introductory class on LEED v4 with information on a credit by credit basis, an explanation on where LEED is headed in the future and how credit substitutions for v4.1 are allowed for BD+C projects. Available credits … more...

0 replies | 484 views | Posted on: 12/05/2020 | Last updated: 12/05/2020

Webinar: Deep Dive into Net Zero Water at the R.W. Kern Center, October 15, 8-10 am EDT

Hampshire College,Net Zero Water,Water Efficiency,R.W. Kern Center,Water Managment,Nexus

by SarahA

The New England Living Building Collaborative is presenting a series of webinars on how water management, water efficiency and water and energy nexus concepts can be incorporated into project planning, design, construction and operation. … more...

0 replies | 751 views | Posted on: 09/27/2020 | Last updated: 09/27/2020

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