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Discussions with tag 'Residential Buildings'

Feasibility of Implementing Passivhaus Standard for Tall Residential Buildings

by Kalyani.rc // Passive House / Sustainability Enthusiast

Highly energy-efficient and resilient buildings are crucial to the success of cities. As populations grow and cities become larger and denser, problems related to energy inefficiency are magnified and…

Filed under: Passive House

Keywords: Passive House,Residential Buildings

0 replies | 3569 views | Posted on: 03/02/2017 | Last updated: 03/02/2017

Canada's largest Passive House building under construction in Vancouver

by Kalyani.rc // Passive House / Sustainability Enthusiast

Eighth Avenue, a real estate development group is currently developing a mixed-use project with 85 unit market rental building in the rapidly revitalizing/re-evolving neighborhood of the East Hastings…

Filed under: Passive House

Keywords: Passive House,Residential Buildings,Vancouver Canada

0 replies | 2092 views | Posted on: 04/01/2017 | Last updated: 04/03/2017

CalGreen & Energy Code Workshops, June 5, San Francisco, CA

by AbbieKnight

In 2008, California became the first state in the nation to include mandatory green building requirements in its building code. This groundbreaking step meant that every structure built in the state &

Filed under: California

California Green Building

Keywords: Energy Codes,Residential Buildings

0 replies | 1003 views | Posted on: 05/13/2019 | Last updated: 05/13/2019

LEED for Homes Virtual Green Rater Training, Starts January 1 (14 hours over 2 weeks)

by Richard Minasian // Student

With over 2 million LEED® for Homes™ registered spaces worldwide, LEED is the international rating system to ensure residential buildings are better. LEED requires third-party on-site verifi

Online: Climate Mobilization Act Primer, January 26, 1pm - 2pm EST

by SarahA

Get informed on New York City climate legislation and its impact on buildings. Register now for the Climate Mobilization Act Primer, a one-hour seminar examining the basic principles of the Clima

Filed under: Government Policies

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: Residential Buildings,Green Buildings,Commercial Buildings,Climate Mobilization Plan,Green Policy

0 replies | 643 views | Posted on: 01/11/2021 | Last updated: 01/11/2021

CalGreen vs Build It Green – What does it mean for our neighborhoods, February 18, 3:00pm EST

by SarahA

What does green building mean for an average homeowner? How does it translate into healthy living environment? CalGreen in plain terms.

Last year gave us a new Building Code, that brought green bui

Filed under: Government Policies

California Green Building

Keywords: Green Building,Sustainability,Residential Buildings,Building Code

0 replies | 1032 views | Posted on: 01/28/2021 | Last updated: 01/29/2021

Webinar: Basics of Residential Green Building and Remodeling - Session 4, August 18, 12 pm EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

Session 4 will continue our dicussion on the 3rd pillar of Green Building, Materials!

Keeping water from damaing homes and buildings should always supercede energy and health but goes hand in hand

Filed under: Water Collection/Management; Rain & Stormwater

Keywords: Green Building,Materials,Water Efficiency,Residential Buildings,Remodeling

0 replies | 1236 views | Posted on: 07/18/2021 | Last updated: 07/18/2021

LEED Residential in the Mid Atlantic Region, December 15, 10:30-12 PM EST

by Richard Minasian // Student

In its second generation, the USGBC is guided by four pillars: sustainability, resiliency, health, and equity. USGBC remains committed to a sustainable and equitable world. Now more than ever it

Filed under: LEED (USGBC)

Green Building Advocacy

Keywords: Green Building,LEED,Multi-Family Housing,Single Family Homes,healthy living,Residential Buildings

0 replies | 1108 views | Posted on: 11/19/2021 | Last updated: 11/20/2021

NESEA Green Building Pro Tour: Carbon Neutral Mixed-Use Building In Hudson Valley, New Paltz, NY, May 13, 1 pm EST

by Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA)

For this green building tour, NESEA returns to the Hudson Valley for a tour of Zero Place, an award-winning mixed-use building, poised to bring the town of New Paltz 6 commercial and 46 residenti

Filed under: Webinars

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: Energy Efficiency,New York,Carbon neutral,Residential Buildings

0 replies | 1110 views | Posted on: 04/21/2022 | Last updated: 05/20/2022

Free Green Building Webinar: Protect, Enhance and Maintain Glass, November 3, 12 pm ET

by samanthaklein // Intern

This webinar will evaluate protective coatings as a solution for many common problems encountered during the life-cycle of a building. Some of the easily recognized benefits of a low maintenance coati

Filed under: Webinars

Keywords: High Performance,Residential Buildings,Performance Glass,Maintaining Glass

0 replies | 699 views | Posted on: 10/04/2022 | Last updated: 10/04/2022

Online Course: Crushing the Code, New York City -- Residential Buildings, December 14

by samanthaklein // Intern

Crushing the Code New York City: Residential is an online course that prepares design and building professionals to comply with the many requirements in the 2020 NYCECC and create more energy-eff

Filed under: Webinars

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: Energy Efficiency,Building Codes,New York City,Residential Buildings

0 replies | 651 views | Posted on: 11/29/2022 | Last updated: 11/30/2022