DER: Energy Efficiency and Natural Building Materials

Exterior of project site
Charlotte, VT
Friday, September 21, 2018

CEUs: 3.0 AIA LU/HSW pending; certificates of attendance provided to all attendees

Site Details

  • Units: 1 single family
  • Square Footage: 2,538
  • Type of construction: Retrofit
  • Winner of an Efficiency Vermont's 2018 Best of the Best Award
  • Ecological material selection includes lime plaster walls, milk paint, wool insulation, & mushroom foam insulation
  • 7.7 KW roof-mounted photovoltaic array to offset 100% of onsite energy demand



12:30 PM

Doors open, registration, networking and coffee

1:00 PM

Welcome by NESEA

1:10 PM

Overview of the project by the host

2:00 PM

Tour of project begins; attendees rotate through content-specific stations

3:45 PM

Group Reconvenes back at initial meeting point

4:00 PM

Reception with light refreshments

4:15 PM

Q&A Panel with members of project team

5:00 PM

Event Concludes


If you have questions about this event, you can contact Florence at or 413-774-6051 x10.

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