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Discussions with tag 'Net zero'

Tuesday, August 9th: Steps Toward Achieving Advanced Energy Performance in Existing Buildings

by EmmamHowe // Marketing/Green Policy Development

Steps Toward Achieving Advanced Energy Performance in Existing Buildings IN PARTNERSHIP WITH: ASHRAE 97% of the U.S. building stock are existing buildings. According to CBECS, these buildings ar…

Mass Save Residential High Performance and Net Zero Construction Workshop - October 6 - Boston (This event has been postponed)

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

High Performance and Net Zero Construction Workshop Are you interested in learning about high performance and “Net Zero” new construction from local industry experts? Do you want to learn about…

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Netzero,High Performance Building,Net zero

3 replies | 844 views | Posted on: 09/26/2016 | Last updated: 09/30/2016

New Buildings Institute Forum: Getting to Zero - National Forum, October 12-13, Denver, Colorado

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

New Buildings Institute Forum: Getting to Zero - National Forum October 12-13 Grand Hyatt Denver, Colorado The 2016 Getting to Zero National Forum will present three jam-packed days of tours, wor…

Filed under: Colorado

Colorado High Performance and Passive House Building Group

Keywords: Net zero,New Buildings Institute

0 replies | 414 views | Posted on: 09/26/2016 | Last updated: 09/26/2016

NESEA Pro Tour: Passive, Net Zero Timberframe Home + Data - Friday, November 18, 1-5 pm

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

NESEA Pro Tour: Passive, Net Zero Timberframe Home + Data Friday, November 18, 2016 - 12:30 - 5pm Lancaster, NH CEUs: 2.5 AIA LU/HSW, 3.25 BPI, and certificates of participation are available …

Filed under: New Hampshire

New Hampshire Green Building

Keywords: NESEA,Passive House,New Hampshire,Net zero

0 replies | 395 views | Posted on: 10/03/2016 | Last updated: 10/03/2016

Leading businesses back 2050 Net Zero goal for buildings

by Kalyani.rc // Passive House / Sustainability Enthusiast

Three leading businesses have committed to a global target to ensure all buildings have net zero carbon emissions by 2050. Engineering firm Integral Group, international property and infrastructure gr…

Filed under: Environmental Activism

Keywords: Environmental Policy,Net zero,Carbon Reduction,Worldwide

0 replies | 1539 views | Posted on: 02/16/2017 | Last updated: 02/16/2017

CT Net Zero Farm House Tour on July 8

by AbbieKnight

Take an open wall, open house tour of a great net zero home we’re in the midst of building in Mansfield. The home achieves high performance and affordability by integrating today’s most advanced b…

Filed under: Events

Connecticut Green Building

Keywords: Green Building Tour,Net zero

0 replies | 702 views | Posted on: 06/16/2017 | Last updated: 06/16/2017

Introduction to Living Building Challenge in Boston on July 27

by AbbieKnight

Join us for an introductory session on the newest and most rigorous standard in high performance buildings today. If you are new to the standard or have a few unanswered questions come visit this sess…

Filed under: Events

Related to: Other

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Net zero

0 replies | 724 views | Posted on: 07/18/2017 | Last updated: 07/18/2017

The Green Building Convention, 3-5 October, Cape Town, South Africa

by Eileen Flynn // Student

The Green Building Convention is a definitive event on the sustainability calendar and will take place in Cape Town in 2018. This year the convention's theme is: THE RACE TO ZERO. The event will…

Filed under: Events

Solar Energy and Green Building

Keywords: Green Building,Sustainability,Net zero

0 replies | 575 views | Posted on: 05/29/2018 | Last updated: 05/29/2018

Net Zero Roundtable Discussion- Boston, MA on June 20th, 7-9pm

by AbbieKnight

What does the community of the future look like? Probably net zero, or even net positive. What does that mean? It means a community that makes as much (or more) renewable energy as it uses. It’s not…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Net Positive,Net zero

0 replies | 626 views | Posted on: 06/07/2018 | Last updated: 06/07/2018

Free: Net Zero Energy Buildings Webinar, 7-8 pm, August 15

by Eileen Flynn // Student

Did you know that more than 40 percent of our energy consumption is coming from homes and commercial buildings? Our buildings and built environment are a large contributor to our carbon emissions. Thi…

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Net zero,Free webinar

0 replies | 1132 views | Posted on: 08/12/2018 | Last updated: 08/13/2018

Achieving Net-Zero Energy Buildings, September 25, 8am-12:30pm, Washington, DC

by Connie NBI

Presenters will introduce zero energy definitions and provide an overview of trends and strategies for zero energy market adoption and growth. We will outline the technologies, processes, and approach…

Better Building Codes: Getting to Passive House & Net Zero, Passive House MA Meeting, February 12, Boston MA

by ella.nielsen44 // Student

Join Passive House MA for their February meeting, focusing on the next major area of Passive House policy change in MA - building codes. A collection of presenters will discuss the process to update c

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Building Codes,Passive House Massachusetts,Net zero

0 replies | 560 views | Posted on: 01/29/2019 | Last updated: 01/31/2019

Net Zero Carbon, Water, and Energy + Decarbonizing at the District Level, August 13, St. Louis, MO

by AidanAnthony // Intern

This session will start by reviewing the various definitions of net zero energy and carbon, and Zero Water and One Water, including those developed by the USGBC and ILFI. It will then provide some con

Filed under: Missouri

Missouri Green Building

Keywords: USGBC,Net zero

0 replies | 711 views | Posted on: 06/22/2019 | Last updated: 06/22/2019

First Net-Zero School In Massachusetts, August 23, 12:30-5:00pm, Cambridge, MA

by Gina Pryciak // Student

Join NESEA for a tour of a new high performance campus in Cambridge. This project is designed to be the first net zero emissions school in Massachusetts and the largest net zero emissions building in

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Green Schools,Net zero

0 replies | 745 views | Posted on: 07/12/2019 | Last updated: 07/12/2019

NetZero Build Summit, Online, August 25-28 (Midwest Focus, but all are welcome!)

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

NetZeroBuild Summit 2020 brings together the key stakeholders involved in the Midwest’s value chain for net-zero construction in residential, commercial, academic and government buildings for th

Filed under: Trade Shows and Events

Related to: Architects ,Builders/Contractors ,Development

Michigan Green Building

Keywords: Architecture,Michigan,Net zero

0 replies | 1393 views | Posted on: 03/08/2020 | Last updated: 08/17/2020

Webinar: A Roadmap to Holistic Building Decarbonization, July 30, 1pm EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

For years, the holy grail for buildings sustainability has been to reach the goal of Net Zero Energy and Net Zero Carbon (with similar goals for water, waste, and health). With the latest codes cycle

Filed under: Development

Keywords: Green Building,Carbon,Net zero

0 replies | 1393 views | Posted on: 06/23/2020 | Last updated: 06/23/2020

Massachusetts New Construction Webinar, Presented by Mass Save and Eversource, Wednesday, Jul 29, 10 am EDT

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

We are less than a week away from The Mass Save Commercial New Construction and Major Renovation new solutions webinar. We look forward to sharing the details of our new energy efficiency initiatives.

Related to: Weather Barriers

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Massachusetts,Construction,Mass Save,Net zero,Zero Net Energy,ZNE,Eversource,Commercial Construction

0 replies | 318 views | Posted on: 07/24/2020 | Last updated: 07/24/2020

Virtual Conference: Net-Zero Build Summit, August 25-28

by samanthaklein // Intern

NetZeroBuild Summit 2020 brings together the key stakeholders involved in the Midwest’s value chain for net-zero construction in residential, commercial, academic and government buildings for th

Filed under: Webinars

Keywords: Energy Efficiency,Net zero,Zero Net Energy

0 replies | 754 views | Posted on: 08/07/2020 | Last updated: 08/07/2020

Webinar: Decarbonization Technologies: What We Have, What We Need, October 29, 10 am

by Connie NBI

This is a Best of the Forum session. Take stock of the current state of the building technologies needed to drive decarbonization at scale. In this webinar, moderated by Clay Nesler, a report will be

Keywords: Net zero,Zero Net Energy,Decarbonization,Electrification

0 replies | 23 views | Posted on: 08/27/2020 | Last updated: 08/27/2020

Free Webinar: Net Zero Success Strategies: Building Science and Consumer Expectations, September 3, 2 pm EDT

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Efforts to achieve net zero and decarbonization are destined to fail if we maintain the status quo.  It’s not enough to advocate for high performance products and systems, like heat pump te

Keywords: Green Building,High Performance,Net zero,Decarbonization

0 replies | 508 views | Posted on: 08/27/2020 | Last updated: 08/27/2020

Webinar: World Green Building Week - The Road to COP26, September 22, 11 am BST

by samanthaklein // Intern

Join UKGBC during World Green Building Week, for which the theme is “Act on Climate”. We are choosing to use this moment as a milestone on the Road to COP26, to shine a spotlight on the le

Filed under: Government Policies

UK Green Building

Keywords: Policy,Net zero,built environment

0 replies | 492 views | Posted on: 09/04/2020 | Last updated: 09/04/2020

Webinar: ASHRAE Global HQ: Designing for Net Zero (Part 1 of 2), September 29, 9-10:30am EST

by kaleigh.stirrat // Intern & Emerging Professional in Architecture

Join ASHRAE, AIA New York Committee on the Environment, and the Building Energy Exchange for this two-part series on planning and executing a successful commercial net-zero energy retrofit.

In Janu

Webinar: Passivhaus for Educational Buildings: Schools, September 23, 11am EDT

by kaleigh.stirrat // Intern & Emerging Professional in Architecture

The fourth and final session in a four-part mini-series of interactive online events for local authorities, educational institutions and others involved with delivering educational buildings to the Pa

Filed under: Passive House

UK Green Building

Keywords: High Performance Building,Case Study,Passive House,Net zero,Schools,PassiveHaus,Climate Action,Scotland,Education Building,Net Zero Carbon

0 replies | 198 views | Posted on: 09/17/2020 | Last updated: 09/17/2020

Webinar: ASHRAE Global HQ: Energy Modeling for Net Zero Pt. 2, October 1, 9am EST

by kaleigh.stirrat // Intern & Emerging Professional in Architecture

For the second session of this two-part series, join Stanton Stafford, Managing Principal at Integral Group, and Shreshth Nagpal, Principal at Elementa Engineering, for a deep dive into the energy mod