Green Building Community

Rate It Green’s Community is a gathering place for connecting and sharing green building information and experiences. Add your thoughts and questions to our discussions, or create or join a group that interests you. With your participation, we can create a powerful resource and connect green builders across the globe.


Start a Discussion

Sustainable Communities and Developments Discussions

Sort By:      Posted By:      Per Page:
Page 1 of 5

Online Event: Green Building United 2020 New Gravity Housing Conference, August 5-7

Sustainable Building,Green Building United

by samanthaklein Intern

New Gravity Housing Conference:  Climate Change and the Imperative of High Performance Affordable Housing For this fourth annual event - Green Building United is excited to be partnering with Illinois Green Alliance! Th… more...

0 replies | 344 views | Posted on: 07/01/2020 | Last updated: 07/02/2020

Webinar: GreenBuilt Home Series Day 4: Wellness + High Performance, July 29, 4:30 pm EDT

Energy Efficiency,High Performance Building,Wellness

by samanthaklein Intern

Our final program in the series, on Wednesday, July 29, will feature two new construction homes, located in Evanston, IL, Oak Park, IL and Crown Point, IN, that prioritized health, wellness and durability as much as… more...

0 replies | 214 views | Posted on: 07/01/2020 | Last updated: 07/01/2020

Webinar: GreenBuilt Home Series: Passive House Showcase (Day 3), July 22, 4:30 EDT

Passive House

by samanthaklein Intern

The third program in the series, on Wednesday, July 22, will feature three Passive House projects (new and renovated) located in Chicago and Downers Grove, IL. Each home is pursuing the rigorous Passive House&n… more...

0 replies | 257 views | Posted on: 07/01/2020 | Last updated: 07/01/2020

Webinar: USGBC Georgia: The Green Awakening and Your Building's CO2 Footprint, July 9, 10am EDT

Carbon Tax,Carbon,Greenhouse Gases,Carbon Footprint

by samanthaklein Intern

New regulations or programs may be coming that will require compilation of greenhouse gas emissions. In addition, there is growing potential for policies to come that involve carbon emissions trading or perhaps a 'carbon tax'. In a … more...

0 replies | 912 views | Posted on: 06/14/2020 | Last updated: 06/20/2020

Webinar: Re-Defining Safe, Healthy, and Accessible Homes for All - USGBC Colorado, May 27, 11:45 am

Affordable Housing,Healthy Housing,USGBC CO,Safe Housing

by samanthaklein Intern

Many states are facing serious housing shortages on multiple different fronts including affordable, efficient, age-friendly, and accessible housing. The development of healthy, thriving built environments requires inter-generational, divers… more...

0 replies | 510 views | Posted on: 05/15/2020 | Last updated: 05/18/2020

Passive House 2020 - Choose Your Future, A Virtual Conference, 6 Wednesdays: June 24 and July 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

NY Passive House,NAPHN,North American Passive House Network

by samanthaklein Intern

“Choose Your Future” is a call to action – to recognize the power of individuals to produce change and to build a movement; a call for us all to not forfeit our influence over events but to use it. Time, money, emotions, a… more...

0 replies | 1435 views | Posted on: 05/06/2020 | Last updated: 06/22/2020

(New Dates!) Smart City Expo Curitiba 2020, June 18-19, Curitiba, Brazil

Smart Cities,Community Resilience,Brazil

by abu417 Climate Connoisseur. Eco-Maniac. Solar Sommelier.

On March 26 and 27, the third edition of the Smart City Expo Curitiba takes place in Curitiba. This year the event has the main theme "Smart Cities In Action" and has the institutional support of GBC Brasil. SCECWB is a gr… more...

0 replies | 1227 views | Posted on: 03/09/2020 | Last updated: 03/21/2020

Lunch & Learn: Building Green with Sustainable Profits, March 24, Tampa, Florida

by mkilmartin Intern

This seminar will present the building science of integrated whole-house systems along with five key elements that represent green building construction practices. Focus will be on fitting green building practices into affordable housing ut… more...

0 replies | 899 views | Posted on: 02/21/2020 | Last updated: 02/21/2020

Buildings of Excellence: Mahesh Ramanujam on the Future of Carbon Neutral Buildings, 1/22, NYC

Green Building,AIA credits,USGBC,New York City,LEED Certification,Carbon Neutral Buildings

by mkilmartin Intern

Join the Building Energy Exchange, New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA), and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for a rare presentation from Mahesh Ramanujam, President & CEO of USGBC.  Long the… more...

0 replies | 1005 views | Posted on: 01/09/2020 | Last updated: 01/09/2020

The 4th IAFOR International Conference on Sustainability, Energy & the Environment, January 10-12, Honolulu, HI

by mkilmartin Intern

Held in partnership with the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, this international conference encourages academics and scholars to meet and exchange ideas and views in a forum stimulating respectful dialogue, by bringing together university … more...

0 replies | 337 views | Posted on: 12/31/2019 | Last updated: 01/02/2020

Page 1 of 5 Per Page:

 

Please be kind and respectful!

Please make sure to be respectful of the organizations and companies, and other Rate It Green members that make up our community. We welcome praise and advice and even criticism but all posted content and ratings should be constructive in nature. For guidance on what constitutes suitable content on the Rate It Green site, please refer to the User Agreement and Site Rules.

The opinions, comments, ratings and all content posted by member on the Rate It Green website are the comments and opinions of the individual members who posts them only and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies or policies of Rate It Green. Rate It Green Team Members will monitor posted content for unsuitable content, but we also ask for the participation of community members in helping to keep the site a comfortable and open public forum of ideas. Please email all questions and concerns to admin@rateitgreen.com