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Discussions with tag 'Green Building Certifications'

What is The Living Building Challenge?

by NSchepis // Student at Bridgewater State

The Living Building Challenge (LBC) is an international sustainable building certification program, created in 2006 by the International Living Future Institute, as a part of the Cascadia Green Buildi…

Filed under: Living Building Challenge

Keywords: Living Building Challenge,Green Building Certifications

0 replies | 741 views | Posted on: 02/01/2016 | Last updated: 02/01/2016

Energy Star: A Leading Label in Voluntary Energy Conservation

by EmmamHowe // Marketing/Green Policy Development

Although long popular, Energy Star has recently become a top symbol for energy conservation and going green, helping save families and businesses $300 billion on utility bills while at the same time r…

Comparing Residential Green Building Certifications Seminar, September 12-13, Indianapolis, IN

by AbbieKnight

When it comes to (re)building residential buildings there are many green certification labels to choose from. During this session, we will discuss and compare the different rating systems identified …

Filed under: Events

Keywords: Green Building Certifications

0 replies | 304 views | Posted on: 07/13/2017 | Last updated: 07/18/2017

17th Municipal Green Building Conference & Expo / April 19 / Los Angeles

by JulieDB // Communications in Green Building, Sustainability

Join thought-leaders, from across 88 LA area cities, who are dedicated to a sustainable and energy efficient built environment for all communities. The 17th Municipal Green Building Conference & Expo …

Filed under: Education

Keywords: Green Building,Design,Sustainable Transportation,Social Equity,Net Zero Water,Green Building Certifications,Waste Management,Zero Net Energy,Conference,codes

0 replies | 2032 views | Posted on: 03/28/2018 | Last updated: 03/29/2018

Intro to EcoDistricts, USGBC Missouri, November 12, Missouri (Exact Location TBD)

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

Within the world of green rating systems, LEED provides a model for building-level sustainability, for single-entity controlled community developments, for campuses, and for cities, but it does not ha

Filed under: Certifications/Labels and Transparency

Related to: Other,Certifications/Labels and Transparency ,Education

Missouri Green Building

Keywords: USGBC,Green Building Certifications,Missouri

0 replies | 805 views | Posted on: 10/14/2019 | Last updated: 10/15/2019

Sustainability Credential Soup, November 5, Chicago, IL

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

Come to participate in a panel discussion to learn how to obtain sustainability credentials and advance your career. Join as they explore various credentials through their line up of panelists.

Filed under: Certifications/Labels and Transparency

Illinois Green Building Group

Keywords: Green Building Certifications,Illinois,Chicago

0 replies | 613 views | Posted on: 10/18/2019 | Last updated: 10/18/2019

WEBINAR: Understanding Water Credits in LEED, November 1

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

LEED v4 addresses water holistically, taking into account indoor use, outdoor use, specialized uses and metering. It measures all sources of water related to a building, including cooling towers, appl

RESNET Conference 2020, February 24-26, Scottsdale, AZ

by mkilmartin // Intern

The RESNET Building Performance Conference provides a diverse and dynamic venue where you can obtain usable solutions in an evolving industry. Get up to date on strategic solutions for you and your bu

Filed under: Certifications/Labels and Transparency

Solar Energy and Green Building

Keywords: Green Building Certifications,Arizona

0 replies | 968 views | Posted on: 12/16/2019 | Last updated: 12/16/2019

Webinar: Embodied Carbon 101 - Certifications and Commitments Overview, August 3, 3 pm EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

The Embodied Carbon 101 (EC101) series will give AEC professionals foundational embodied carbon knowledge and empower them to incorporate carbon considerations into their work. Rather than attempting

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Architecture,Green Building Certifications,Boston Society of Architects - BSA,Embodied Carbon

0 replies | 797 views | Posted on: 07/14/2020 | Last updated: 07/14/2020