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Discussions with tag 'Rating Systems'

Study: Do Green Buildings Cost More?

by Aditya

The construction industry accounts for 10% of global gross domestic product (GDP) and has both direct and indirect impacts on climate change and the environment. Buildings emit carbon dioxide througho…

Filed under: Studies/Surveys

Keywords: Green Building,Sustainability,Payback Period,Rating Systems,Cost

0 replies | 2314 views | Posted on: 08/30/2018 | Last updated: 09/25/2018

Introduction to Fitwel Tuesday, October 30, 8:30-10 am, Boston, MA

by Aditya

Fitwel is a building rating system for commercial interiors and both multi-tenant and single-tenant existing buildings that provides guidelines on how to design and operate healthier buildings. Fitwel

Filed under: Green Living

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Healthy Building,Rating Systems,Fitwel

0 replies | 693 views | Posted on: 10/22/2018 | Last updated: 10/24/2018

Understanding Green Building & Community-Scale Rating Systems, Hosted by SDREP, July 8, Cajon, CA

by Gina Pryciak // Student

Attend this free session in the San Diego Regional Energy Partnership's (SDREP) Education Series: Understanding Green Building & Community-Scale Rating Systems.

This session will highl

Filed under: California

California Green Building

Keywords: Green Building,Rating Systems

0 replies | 703 views | Posted on: 06/25/2019 | Last updated: 06/27/2019

Zero Waste Events: Tips & Tools, February 12, Pittsburgh, PA

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

Join for an introduction to Zero Waste.  Speaker Kara Magoolaghan will present on the TRUE Zero Waste Rating System, how it relates to facility operations, and give anecdotal examples for ho