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Thanks for your interest in writing for the NESEA community blog. Contributing to the blog is a NESEA member benefit.

We welcome posts on topics related to NESEA's mission of advancing the adoption of sustainable energy practices in the built environment by cultivating a community where practitioners share, collaborate and learn.

Guidelines for submitting a blog post:

  • Please submit your own original work. Previously published content, if not disclosed, may be declined.
  • We're looking for content that is in-depth and data rich and that contains actionable information.
  • Observe any copyright or usage restrictions regarding images, obtain permission for use, and cite the source of your image(s).
  • Images must be smaller than 2400x2400 pixels.
  • Links in a post are welcome, but must be non-promotional and relevant to the post. We do not allow affiliate links.
  • Off-topic posts, spam, and overt link-building will be declined, and may result in your account being banned.
  • No greenwashing here. There are a lot of so-called green techniques, products, and ideas out there. We’re committed to real results, and to separating the wheat from the chaff.

Additional information:

  • We receive many posts submissions, and it can take up to several days to get a review of your post. We reserve the right to not publish your submission.
  • We will contact you at the email listed on your profile.
  • All editor decisions are final.
  • Questions? Please contact kschendel@nesea.org

By submitting a post, I acknowledge that I have read the information above, and accept the terms of submitting a post to NESEA's community blog as detailed above. The views and opinions expressed on nesea.org are those of the author's and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA) or the majority of the community.

Hear from the best and brightest minds of energy and building science in the Northeast through NESEA's Community blog. Any NESEA member can post to the Community Blog and share news of business developments, best practices, lessons learned, and much more. Not a NESEA member? Join today.

The views and opinions expressed on nesea.org are those of the author's and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA) or the majority of the community.

Lauren Brust Moss's picture

BE Boston 19 RegistrantsBE NYC 19 RegistrantsBoard MemberContent Committee - NYCMember

Posted on 10/21/2019 - 12:15pm
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At BuildingEnergy Boston 2019, a dedicated group of NESEA Members organized and convened the first ever NESEA Diversity Caucus.

Henry MacLean's picture

BE Boston 19 RegistrantsBusiness MemberCompany Record ManagerGreen Company ManagerMember

Posted on 09/03/2019 - 3:30pm
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One of the things I prize most about my relationship with NESEA colleagues (over the last 30 years) is the deep commitment we share towards due diligence and open peer review.

Lauren Brust Moss's picture

BE Boston 19 RegistrantsBE NYC 19 RegistrantsBoard MemberContent Committee - NYCMember

Posted on 06/04/2019 - 12:18pm
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A few months ago, NESEA transitioned from its Executive Director of 9+ years to an Interim Executive Director...

Michelle Apigian's picture

BE Boston 19 RegistrantsBusiness MemberConference Planning CommitteeMember

Posted on 04/02/2019 - 12:52pm
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According to many attendees, this year marked the most inspirational keynote address in the history of BuildingEnergy Boston!

Jodi Smits Anderson's picture

BE Boston 19 RegistrantsBE NYC 19 RegistrantsBuildingEnergy 16 Full ConferenceContent Committee - NYCMember

Posted on 03/25/2019 - 11:59am
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I got home very late Friday night from two full days plus of engaging with talented, knowledgeable, experienced, and giving people that make up the NESEA community.

Darien Crimmin's picture

BE Boston 19 RegistrantsBuildingEnergy 16 Full ConferenceMember

Posted on 03/07/2019 - 12:17pm
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With our BuildingEnergy Boston 2019 theme of “Know-How” in mind, we are pleased to announce this year's keynote session, "Carbon Drawdown Now! Turning Buildings into Carbon Sinks."

Lauren Brust Moss's picture

BE Boston 19 RegistrantsBE NYC 19 RegistrantsBoard MemberContent Committee - NYCMember

Posted on 02/26/2019 - 3:58pm
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Recently, I shared with the NESEA Board of Directors and staff that I will be leaving NESEA to pursue another professional opportunity. My last day at NESEA will be March 1, 2019.

Michael Maines's picture

BE Boston 19 RegistrantsBottom Lines - Silver LinersBuildingEnergy 16 Full ConferenceBusiness MemberGreen Company ManagerMember

Posted on 01/26/2019 - 12:56pm
4 Comments

You may already know about the Pretty Good House concept, the result of a question that moderator Dan Kolbert asked back in 2011...

Posted on 12/28/2018 - 4:38pm
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This year we’ll be giving two awards at NESEA Night to recognize and celebrate the contributions of two people in our community.

View the Submission Guidelines

Thanks for your interest in writing for the NESEA community blog. Contributing to the blog is a NESEA member benefit.

We welcome posts on topics related to NESEA's mission of advancing the adoption of sustainable energy practices in the built environment by cultivating a community where practitioners share, collaborate and learn.

Guidelines for submitting a blog post:

  • Please submit your own original work. Previously published content, if not disclosed, may be declined.
  • We're looking for content that is in-depth and data rich and that contains actionable information.
  • Observe any copyright or usage restrictions regarding images, obtain permission for use, and cite the source of your image(s).
  • Images must be smaller than 2400x2400 pixels.
  • Links in a post are welcome, but must be non-promotional and relevant to the post. We do not allow affiliate links.
  • Off-topic posts, spam, and overt link-building will be declined, and may result in your account being banned.
  • No greenwashing here. There are a lot of so-called green techniques, products, and ideas out there. We’re committed to real results, and to separating the wheat from the chaff.

Additional information:

  • We receive many posts submissions, and it can take up to several days to get a review of your post. We reserve the right to not publish your submission.
  • We will contact you at the email listed on your profile.
  • All editor decisions are final.
  • Questions? Please contact kschendel@nesea.org

By submitting a post, I acknowledge that I have read the information above, and accept the terms of submitting a post to NESEA's community blog as detailed above. The views and opinions expressed on nesea.org are those of the author's and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA) or the majority of the community.