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Discussions with tag 'Construction'

Survey: Help Inform the Global Construction Community On the Current Green Building Market

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

The World Green Building Council is launching a new World Green Building Trends survey in partnership with Dodge Data & Analytics. A follow up to the 2013 World Green Building Trends SmartMarket Repor…

Filed under: Studies/Surveys

Keywords: Green Building,Survey,World Green Building Council,Building,Construction

0 replies | 890 views | Posted on: 05/20/2015 | Last updated: 05/20/2015

Studies Report: Green Construction Growth Outpaces Conventional Construction - More to Come

by NSchepis // Student at Bridgewater State

The U.S. Green Building Council's (USGBC) 2015 Green Building Economic Study by Booz Allen Hamilton reports that green construction spending is expected to grow 15.1 percent each year. Annual spending…

Filed under: News

Keywords: Green Building,Green Jobs,Construction,Economy,USGBC

0 replies | 575 views | Posted on: 12/07/2015 | Last updated: 12/07/2015

USGBC-LA Quarterly Thought Leadership Series: Construction Waste & Materials, June 19, Los Angeles, CA

by Gina Pryciak // Student

This is the first event in a new quarterly thought leadership series from USGBC-LA where we will highlight a local sustainability issue, have an informed discussion amongst industry leaders on action

Filed under: California

California Green Building

Keywords: Construction,Construction Waste

0 replies | 543 views | Posted on: 06/03/2019 | Last updated: 06/03/2019

23rd In­ter­na­ti­on­al Pass­ive House Con­fer­en­ce Oct 9-11, Gaobeidi­an, China

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

The Passive House Institute (PHI) is an independent research institute that has played an especially crucial role in the development of the Passive House concept - the internationally recognised,

Filed under: Builders/Contractors

Related to: Engineering,Architects ,Builders/Contractors

Keywords: Green Building,Construction,Passive House,Passivhaus,China

0 replies | 339 views | Posted on: 09/25/2019 | Last updated: 09/25/2019

Home Efficiency Forum 2019, October 17-18, Portland, Oregon

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

Home Efficiency Forum gives Northwest building experts a chance to break new ground in high-efficiency building practices. The 2019 theme is Expanding Opportunities. Join for two days of trainings, ne

Filed under: Events

Related to: Architects ,Builders/Contractors ,Designers,Engineering

Keywords: Green Building,Energy Efficiency,Construction,Portland,Oregon,Home Efficiency

0 replies | 264 views | Posted on: 09/30/2019 | Last updated: 10/01/2019

Delivering Dignity Through High Performance Affordable Multifamily Construction, 11/5, 6-9pm, Branford, CT

by mkilmartin // Intern

Affordable multifamily construction poses both unique challenges and opportunities for healthy indoor environments and energy, water, and material efficiency. While scheduling and cost often dictate s

Filed under: Green Affordable Housing

Connecticut Green Building

Keywords: Construction,Affordable Green Housing,Connecticut Passive House

0 replies | 744 views | Posted on: 10/18/2019 | Last updated: 10/18/2019

Topping Out Awards 2019, November 7, Dallas, TX

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

Topping Out is a DFW Metroplex annual networking event and awards programs in the Architecture / Engineering / Construction (A/E/C) and allied fields.Topping Out started in 2003,  by then HKS Arc

Filed under: Architects

Texas Green Building

Keywords: Construction,Engineers,USGBC Texas

0 replies | 691 views | Posted on: 10/18/2019 | Last updated: 10/18/2019

Austin Build Expo, January 15-16, 2020, Austin, TX

by mkilmartin // Intern

Build Expo provides the building and construction industry an unrivaled environment to meet a lot of your buyers all in one place. By attending, you have the chance to meet with exhibitors and check o

Filed under: Information and Resources

Texas Green Building

Keywords: Green Building,Construction,Texas Green Building,Texas Event

0 replies | 1031 views | Posted on: 10/22/2019 | Last updated: 10/22/2019

NZE Living in the Hudson Valley, December 6, Cold Spring, NY

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

Project Details

  • Units:  2
  • Square Footage:  3,000
  • Type of Construction:   New - Still Under Construction
  • Onsite PV array estimated to offset 100% of on-site energy

Filed under: Builders/Contractors

Related to: Builders/Contractors ,Development,Architects

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: New York,Construction,Northeast Sustainable Energy Association - NESEA

0 replies | 686 views | Posted on: 11/09/2019 | Last updated: 11/09/2019

Passive House Certified Builders Training, June 29 - July 2 (New Dates!), Waitsfield, VT

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

Superinsulation, air-tight envelopes, high-performance window installation, site management, component sourcing – passive house construction presents special challenges to builders. This PHIUS C

Filed under: Education

Related to: Education ,Training and Development Programs, Workshops

Keywords: Construction,Passive House Institue US,Green Building Training

0 replies | 1336 views | Posted on: 01/24/2020 | Last updated: 03/31/2020