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WEBINAR, JULY 12: Green Cities & Urban Development

by EmmamHowe // Marketing/Green Policy Development

Cities account for over 70 percent of global energy use and 40 to 50 percent of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide. Do you want to know what are the most cost-effective ways of reducing this using tod…

Global Green Development Goals: The Need For Sustainable Cities

by EmmamHowe // Marketing/Green Policy Development

There is a direct correlation between climate change and buildings, according to the World Green Building Council (WGBC) CEO Terri Willis. With the increasing incidence of dangerous climatic events su…

Smart Cities: Building Tech Forum 2017, USGBC MA, February 16, 5:30-8:30 pm, Boston

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Smart Cities: Building Tech Forum 2017 - USGBC MA Thursday, February 16 5:30 – 8:30 PM Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems CSE 5 Channel Center Street Boston, MA 02210 Join …

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Urban Development,Smart Cities

0 replies | 1039 views | Posted on: 12/13/2016 | Last updated: 12/13/2016

2019 Urban Sustainability Tech Challenge Final Presentations, December 10, Chicago, IL

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

The CNT Urban Sustainability Tech Challenge brings people form across Chicago together to identify urban sustainability issues and devise community-driven solutions. The theme of the 2019 Challenge is

Filed under: Sustainable Communities and Developments

Related to: Penetrants,Development

Illinois Green Building Group

Keywords: Urban Development,Technology

0 replies | 514 views | Posted on: 12/03/2019 | Last updated: 12/03/2019

Virtual: 2020 Northeast Multimodal Transit Summit, November 23, 11am - 7:30pm EDT

by SarahA

Announcement – The Nov 23rd summit sessions will be online, with the exception of the morning outdoor walk audit.

As we recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, we are working together t

Webinar: Scientific Seminar - Building Resilient & Equitable Cities, December 17, 11 am - 12pm EST

by Richard Minasian // Student

Building resilient and equitable cities: Implications of decision-making processes behind urban green infrastructure. 

The promotion of green infrastructure (GI) as a tool for creating resilie

Live Online: Re-Writing Development Rules for Prosperity, Sustainability & Equity, January 12, 10 am - 4 pm EDT

by Richard Minasian // Student

More jobs and more affordable housing are top social goals. There is also a desire to remedy traffic congestion, environmental damage and the budget strain associated with wasteful and

Webinar: Central Park - The World's Greatest Urban Green Space, January 7, 8-10 PM EST

by Richard Minasian // Student

As New York City entered the mid-1800s with a population having quadrupled in only two decades, the public cry for green space was deafening — after all, the island's largest park spann

Filed under: Sustainable Communities and Developments

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: Green Communities,Urban Development,Green Space,Urban Park,Greensward Plan

0 replies | 441 views | Posted on: 12/31/2020 | Last updated: 12/31/2020

FREE Webinar: How Crucial is Rail to Reaching Net Zero? January 19, 10 am GMT

by samanthaklein // Intern

This webinar will be in coordination with Isabel Dedring, Global Transport Leader at Arup, at the next National Rail virtual event. Isabel will be giving her thoughts and insights on how rai

Filed under: Transportation

UK Green Building

Keywords: Sustainable Transportation,Urban Development,Decarbonization

0 replies | 565 views | Posted on: 12/31/2020 | Last updated: 12/31/2020

USGBC Georgia Presents: Leadership Panel - Residential Developments, March 17, 10 am EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

Explosive population growth in Atlanta has created a local affordable housing shortage. Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has made a commitment to a housing affordability plan for our fast-growing City. With

Free Webinar: RIBA Gulf Chapter's Sustainable Development Series: Route to Net Zero - Gulf Regional Case Studies, March 17, 1 pm BST

by samanthaklein // Intern

This webinar will showcase regional projects in the Gulf that are using sustainable design strategies to help address the climate emergency, with projects including the Bee’ah Headquarters by&nb

Filed under: Development

Keywords: Sustainable Architecture,Urban Development,Net zero

0 replies | 964 views | Posted on: 02/23/2021 | Last updated: 03/01/2021

Virtual Pro Tour: Mid-Rise Passive House & Urban Density Study, March 12, 12:30 PM EST

by samanthaklein // Intern

Join NESEA online for this upcoming Pro Tour, featuring a mid-rise project built to Passive House standards that includes 30 units of affordable housing and an early education center. Curtis + Ginsber

Filed under: Studies/Surveys

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: Study,Passive House,Pro Tour,Urban Development

0 replies | 673 views | Posted on: 02/27/2021 | Last updated: 02/27/2021

Free Webinar: Collaboration, Not Competition: Building Partnerships in Sustainability, March 19, 6 pm GMT

by samanthaklein // Intern

Tune in to the Green Room with your questions as we host Dr. Amelia Clarke, Associate Dean of Research for the Faculty of Environment and an Associate Professor in the School of Environment, Enterpris

Filed under: Sustainable Communities and Developments

UK Green Building

Keywords: Green Communities,Urban Development

0 replies | 547 views | Posted on: 02/28/2021 | Last updated: 03/01/2021

Webinar: The Highland Bridge Development, April 12, 1 pm EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

Over roughly a ten-year period, the City of St. Paul worked with Ford Motor Company and area stakeholders to establish the Ford Site Zoning and Public Realm Master Plan for the former manufacturing pl

Filed under: Sustainable Communities and Developments

Keywords: Green Communities,Sustainable Infrastructure,Urban Development

1 replies | 656 views | Posted on: 03/06/2021 | Last updated: 03/19/2021

The Earth Convention Webinars - Sustainable Cities, April 14, 1 pm EST / 6 pm BST

by samanthaklein // Intern

Today, we live in an increasingly urbanised world. According to the UN around 55% of the world’s population lives in urban areas, a proportion that is expected to increase, rising to 68% by 2050

Filed under: Sustainable Communities and Developments

UK Green Building

Keywords: Sustainable Communities,Cities,Urban Development

0 replies | 681 views | Posted on: 03/27/2021 | Last updated: 03/27/2021