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EBC Ninth Annual Construction and Demolition Materials Regional Summit

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

January 29, 2015 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm Sheraton Framingham Hotel 1657 Worcester Road Framingham, MA 01701 The Ninth Annual EBC Construction and Demolition Materials Regional Summit will update …

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Demolition,Materials

0 replies | 404 views | Posted on: 01/26/2015 | Last updated: 03/06/2015

BULLITT FOUNDATION - Deep Green Program Manager (Seattle)

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

THE BULLITT FOUNDATION - Deep Green Program Manager The Bullitt Foundation seeks a talented, high-energy new staff member to join its Seattle-based team. Operating from the Bullitt Center, the new …

Filed under: Green Building Jobs

Keywords: Green Building,Green Building Jobs,Program Manager,Seattle

0 replies | 517 views | Posted on: 02/02/2015 | Last updated: 02/02/2015

International Living Future Institute (ILFI) - Three Positions Available - Netzero Program and Living Building Challenge

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

http://living-future.org/jobs The International Living Future Institute is a dynamic and fast-growing non-profit with a critical ecological mission looking for dedicated, hard working individuals…

Filed under: Green Building Jobs

Keywords: Green Building,Living Building Challenge,Netzero

0 replies | 576 views | Posted on: 02/02/2015 | Last updated: 02/02/2015

Energy Efficiency Workshop, February 12 at 8 am, Quincy Chamber of Commerce

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Energy Efficiency Workshop February 12 8-10 am Quincy Chamber of Commerce This event is geared to the business person and home owner that wishes to reduce heating and electric costs will makin…

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Energy Efficiency,Solar

0 replies | 360 views | Posted on: 02/05/2015 | Last updated: 03/06/2015

Sustainable and High Performance Building for Real Estate Professionals - 2/19 at 6 pm

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

180 Old Colony Avenue Quincy, MA 02170 Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 6-8pm Join us for a BuildingEnergy Local event hosted by NESEA member David Kelman a Realtor with Keller Williams Realty. The …

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Real Estate,NESEA

0 replies | 394 views | Posted on: 02/12/2015 | Last updated: 03/06/2015

A Conversation about the #Olympics and #Boston #Massachusetts, 2/17 8-9:30am:

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

What do we think about the potential Olympics in Boston? Come to our Green Breakfast Club in February to hear brief presentation/remarks from green building experts and sustainable community planners…

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Massachusetts,Boston,Olympics

0 replies | 445 views | Posted on: 02/16/2015 | Last updated: 03/06/2015

Oliver Klein to speak at the April 13th RGBC Meeting! 5:45-8 pm

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

USGBC MA Residential Building Committee Meeting 4/13 from 5:45-8 at 50 Milk St., Boston -15th floor! Oliver Klein, of 475 High Performance Building Supply, will talk to the group on how to achieve…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,USGBCMA

0 replies | 468 views | Posted on: 03/20/2015 | Last updated: 03/20/2015

Massachusetts Community & Campus Sustainability Conference, April 16, Devens

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

The Pursuit of Sustainable Living Massachusetts Community & Campus Sustainability Conference April 16, 2015 8 am - 4:30 pm Devens Common Center, Devens, MA The annual Sustainable Communities …

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Sustainable Living,Campus Sustainability,Sustainable Communities

0 replies | 645 views | Posted on: 03/24/2015 | Last updated: 03/24/2015

FREE Online Course offered by HeatSpring: High Performance Building and HVAC 101

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

FREE Online Course: High Performance Building and HVAC 101 APRIL 6 - 24, 2015 A comprehensive free course on building science and high performance HVAC systems, designed for engineers, architects…

Filed under: Online Courses

Keywords: Green Building,Energy Efficiency,High Performance Building,HVAC

0 replies | 1246 views | Posted on: 03/25/2015 | Last updated: 03/25/2015

Free Webinar: Achieving Sustainability on a Zero Dollar Budget

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Achieving Sustainability on a Zero Dollar Budget Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 14:00 to 14:30 Hosted by Clean Footprint, LLC, this free webinar will educate those who wish to achieve sustainability wi…

Filed under: Webinars

Keywords: Green Building,Sustainability

0 replies | 609 views | Posted on: 03/26/2015 | Last updated: 03/26/2015

USGBC MA Building Tech Forum - April 22 (Earth Day!) 5 - 8 pm

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

USGBCMA Building Tech Forum On Earth Day! 4/22/2015 The USGBC MA Chapter is hosting an Earth Day Building Tech Forum Wednesday 4/22 in Boston. When: 5-8pm, Wednesday, April 22, 2015 …

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Earth Day,Innovation

0 replies | 680 views | Posted on: 04/13/2015 | Last updated: 04/14/2015

Safe, Affordable, Comfortable, GREEN housing for 552 Academy Street Residents in Inwood New York

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Once condemned as unsafe, 553 Academy Street in Inwood NY is now a completed successful renovation and a Green Enterprise Community Building. This story in Multi-Housing News caught my attention be…

Design, Build, Own, Live: A Green Building Case Study (Hudson Valley) Thursday, April 23, 2015 7 pm

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Thursday, April 23, 2015 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM USGBCNY - Upstate Chapter (Hudson Valley Branch) Design, Build, Own, Live: A Green Building Case Study Presented by Rick Alfandre Thursda…

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: Green Building,Case Study

0 replies | 220 views | Posted on: 04/20/2015 | Last updated: 04/20/2015

Insights from a New Green Home - TOMORROW April 29, 2015 5 - 7 pm (Cape Cod)

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Insights from a new green home! April 29th, 5 - 7 PM USGBC Cape & Islands Interest Group No charge, all are welcome, but please RSVP. Join us to view and learn about this recently completed gr…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Green Home,Home Tour

0 replies | 497 views | Posted on: 04/28/2015 | Last updated: 04/28/2015

Social Equity Credits in LEED, May 28, 2015 8:30 AM-10 AM USGBC Massachusetts

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

May 28, 2015 8:30 AM-10 AM 50 Milk St, 17th Floor Hercules Conference Room Boston, MA USGBC has identified “fostering social equity” as a driving principle in its strategic plan, and in 201…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,LEED,Social Equity

0 replies | 534 views | Posted on: 05/15/2015 | Last updated: 05/15/2015

An Introduction to HERS Ratings - Free Webinar, Thursday May 21, 2-3pm

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

"HERS ratings? HERS Index? What's this HERS thing I keep hearing about?" Whether you've heard about HERS, which stands for Home Energy Rating System, or not, if you work with homes, you owe it to y…

Filed under: Webinars

Keywords: Green Building,Energy Efficiency,HERS Ratings

0 replies | 655 views | Posted on: 05/18/2015 | Last updated: 05/18/2015

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 | 822 views | Posted on: 05/20/2015 | Last updated: 05/20/2015

Saint-Gobain to Expand Partnership with YouthBuild USA, Inc.

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Saint-Gobain has announced a three-year $600,000 grant to YouthBuild USA, Inc. to support the creation of a YouthBuild school in South Africa and an extension of the company's current support of Youth…

Filed under: Green Building News

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Green Jobs,YouthBuild USA, Inc.,Saint-Gobain,Workforce Development

0 replies | 786 views | Posted on: 06/02/2015 | Last updated: 06/02/2015

Western MA Green Consortium Meeting - Building Codes - June 10, 5 pm

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

The Western Mass Green Consortium's monthly Green Night information and networking event is coming up TOMORROW NIGHT on Wednesday, June 10 at 5:00 pm in the Clarion Hotel, Northampton. We are excite…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Related to: Cast Stone,Weather Barriers

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,MassSave,NEEP,Building Codes

0 replies | 586 views | Posted on: 06/09/2015 | Last updated: 06/09/2015

Boston Area Solar Energy Association Forum, Thursday June 11th - 7 pm - Maximum Solar June!

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Thursday, June 11th First Parish in Cambridge Unitarian Universalist 3 Church Street, Harvard Square Doors open at 7 p.m. Presentation at 7:30 p.m. Forum: New MIT Study — "The Future of Sol…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Keywords: Green Building,Boston Area Solar Energy Association

1 replies | 545 views | Posted on: 06/09/2015 | Last updated: 06/10/2015

Things are looking good financially for the green building industry!

by NathanKashdan // Student

New research done by the BBC shows that the green building materials market will reach a total value of $69 billion by 2019! The most interesting part of this new research is that some estimates show …

Filed under: Green Building Finance

Keywords: Green Building,investing

0 replies | 979 views | Posted on: 08/13/2015 | Last updated: 08/13/2015

Electric Vehicle Lunch & Learn event - August 27th! 11:45-1:45 pm

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Join SemaConnect, CBRE, and USGBC MA on Get Charged 2015 Summer Tour's Boston stop, an interactive Electric Vehicle Lunch & Learn event on August 27th! The event is FREE for all attendees within th…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Massachusetts,Boston,EV

0 replies | 859 views | Posted on: 08/17/2015 | Last updated: 08/17/2015

Renovation Solutions: Common oversights when remodeling

by Chelsea W. // Student

One of the biggest things a person should consider when doing renovations is "How can I make my space more environmentally friendly?". You are already taking the time and money to make your space bett…

Filed under: Architects

Related to: Architects ,Builders/Contractors ,Information and Resources,Services

Keywords: Green Building,Renovation,Retrofit

0 replies | 644 views | Posted on: 08/18/2015 | Last updated: 08/18/2015

BuildingEnergy NYC 2015

by Chelsea W. // Student

Date: October 15, 2015 Time: 7:30 AM - 6:30 PM, with different sessions and breaks Location: TKP New York Conference Center 109 W 39th St New York, NY 10018 NESEA, the region’s leading member…

Filed under: New York

Related to: Trade Shows and Events ,Safety

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: Green Building,Energy,New York Events

2 replies | 959 views | Posted on: 08/26/2015 | Last updated: 10/13/2015

Colorado Green Building Guild - Tiny Houses, September 8, 12-1:30 pm

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Colorado Green Building Guild September Brown Bag Series: Tiny Houses September 8, 12-1:30 pm This lecture will be targeted towards professionals in the green building industry and to homeowners…

Filed under: Colorado

Colorado High Performance and Passive House Building Group

Keywords: Green Building,Tiny Houses

0 replies | 616 views | Posted on: 08/28/2015 | Last updated: 08/28/2015