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Discussions with tag 'Water Conservation'

TONIGHT AT 7pm: NCRES Speakers Series: What is Net Zero Water?

by EmmamHowe // Marketing/Green Policy Development

WHEN: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Join Becky Fedak of The Brendle Group as she discusses Net Zero Water (NZW) with the Colorado Renewable Energy Society. Net Zero Water is a concept …

MIT Water Summit 2018: Thirsty Cities, November 15-16, Cambridge, MA

by Phillip304 // Green Research & Development Analyst

By 2050, 70% of the world’s population will live in cities, up from 50% today. Many cities are already running out of water. This year’s MIT Water Summit brings together representatives of

Filed under: Massachusetts

Related to: Water Treatment and Filtration,Water Collection/Management; Rain & Stormwater

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Water Supply,Water,Water Conservation,Water Efficiency

0 replies | 826 views | Posted on: 10/28/2018 | Last updated: 10/28/2018

Next Generation Water Summit, June 12-14, Santa Fe, NM

by ella.nielsen44 // Student

The 3rd annual Next Generation Water Summit will be held on June 12-June 14, 2019. The Summit focuses on water conservation and water reuse in the arid Southwest. It brings together builders, des

Filed under: Environmental Activism

Keywords: Climate Change,Water Conservation,water reuse

0 replies | 1049 views | Posted on: 04/29/2019 | Last updated: 04/29/2019

4th Annual Sustainability Symposium 2020, January 20, 2020, Las Vegas

by mkilmartin // Intern

The event, held on Martin Luther King Day will explore the nexus between sustainability and social equity; the impact of our changing climate on economic stability; and the resulting effects on n

Filed under: Green Living

Green Building Advocacy

Keywords: Green Building,Green Cities,Water Conservation,Green Affordable Housing

0 replies | 1752 views | Posted on: 11/01/2019 | Last updated: 11/01/2019

USGBC Colorado Webinar: Financing Resilience with C-PACE Loans, June 24, 11:45 AM MDT

by Richard Minasian // Student

On September 20, 2019, school children in the Solomon Islands arrived by canoe to their demonstration site to join the 4 million others around the world in the School Strike for Climate. In 2019, 906

The Virtual Green California Schools and Community Colleges Summit 2020, Presented by Green Technology, October 22

by SarahA

The 2020 Green California Schools and Community Colleges Summit unique virtual event on October 22.
As schools respond to new requirements to implement Environmental Principles and Concepts across

Webinar: Deep Dive into Net Zero Water in the City, December 9, 8am - 10am EDT

by SarahA

The New England Living Building Collaborative is presenting a series of webinars on how water management, water efficiency and water and energy nexus concepts can be incorporated into project planning

Filed under: Resilience

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Water Supply,Water,Net Zero Water Management,Net Zero Water,Water Conservation,Water Efficiency

0 replies | 967 views | Posted on: 11/17/2020 | Last updated: 11/17/2020

Webinar: GreenPoint Rated New Home, September 29-30, 8 am PST / 11 am EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern


This 8-hour course covers the policies, processes and program requirements unique to the New Home rating system. It addresses current trends in new construction and illustrates the role of

Filed under: Green Living

Keywords: Energy Efficiency,Water Conservation,Ventilation,Building Envelope

0 replies | 1104 views | Posted on: 09/03/2021 | Last updated: 09/03/2021

The Ghost of 1953 - An Installation Story 

by RichardL // Improving NOI through water/energy conservation

It appeared to be a typical installation—or so it seemed. The bright and crisp fall morning of Santa Monica, California, boasted the fragrant perfume of night blooming jasmine coalesced with oce

Filed under: Water Conservation

Keywords: Water Conservation,Plumbing,Green Plumbing,Leak Detection,Leak Monitoring,Scary Building Stories,Toilet Sensors

0 replies | 553 views | Posted on: 10/23/2021 | Last updated: 12/21/2022

Virtual Course: GreenPoint Rated Existing Home Multifamily, December 6-10

by samanthaklein // Intern

This 20-hour course covers the policies, processes, and program requirements unique to the Existing Home Multifamily rating system. It addresses current trends in existing construction and illustrates

Water Sensors Can Help Save $$ - Sensor Industries

by samanthaklein // Intern


Using water efficiently and avoiding waste should be a top priority for green builders, and all builders. Since water is a finite resource, it is essential to ensure that we have an adeq

Filed under: Green Living

Keywords: Water,IoT,Water Conservation,Flooding,Plumbing,Water Sensors,Leaks,Water leaks

0 replies | 9714 views | Posted on: 01/21/2022 | Last updated: 09/25/2023

The Next Generation Water Summit (Virtual), May 19-20

by samanthaklein // Intern

The Next Generation Water Summit brings together the building and development community, water reuse professionals and water policymakers in a collaborative setting to share best practices and learn a

Filed under: Events

Keywords: Water Conservation,Water Efficiency

0 replies | 800 views | Posted on: 04/28/2022 | Last updated: 04/28/2022

Water Efficiency + Modern Design | HELVEX USA

by samanthaklein // Intern


Helvex is a leading manufacturer and distributor of water-efficient plumbing fixtures for bathrooms and kitchens, and has been selected as a partner for the #1920sMakeoverATL Passive Hou

Filed under: Green Living

Keywords: Water Efficiency,Eco Friendly Restrooms,Bathroom Design,Water,Water Conservation,Bathrooms,Kitchens,Plumbing Fixtures,Helvex,Fixtures

0 replies | 1431 views | Posted on: 07/19/2022 | Last updated: 01/16/2023

Niagara's One Piece Phantom Toilet - Save on Water Bills and Look Good Doing It

by Rate It Green Team


Niagara’s Phantom One Piece Toilet with Stealth Technology looks great, flushes quietly, and saves on water bills.  We think Green Builder Matt Hoots may have had &n

Filed under: Toilets

Keywords: Water Conservation,Toilets,Niagara,One Piece Toilets

0 replies | 1068 views | Posted on: 03/27/2023 | Last updated: 04/17/2023