Past Conference Presentations

BuildingEnergy is the most established and most cross-disciplinary renewable energy and high performance building conference in the region. Organized by members of the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA), BuildingEnergy attracts diverse building and sustainability professionals with its cutting-edge, vetted content and open, honest discussion of successes and failures. The conferences' accredited educational sessions are rigorous, the high-level trade show is engaging, and the three days of networking lead to new colleagues and life-long friendships.

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BuildingEnergy Boston 2019
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A Commercially Viable Net Zero Office Building: Technology, Beauty and Meaning PDF icon View Presentation (5.22 MB) Shannon Kaplan
Andrew Schuster
Karla Wursthorn
Affordable Multi-Family Housing Net Zero AND Passive House? Challenges, Opportunities, Mistakes and Solutions PDF icon View Presentation (4 MB)
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Laura Bailey
Karen Bushey
Bill Maclay
Andrew Winter
Air Infiltration Reduction Testing: 5 Case Studies for Proven Energy Savings PDF icon View Presentation (1.54 MB) Fran Boucher
Will D'Arrigo
Martine Dion
Air Source Heat Pumps: Measured Performance and Best Practices PDF icon View Presentation (871.15 KB)
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Bruce Harley
Marc Rosenbaum
Andy Shapiro
Airtight, Cellulose-Insulated Assemblies: Simple Advice from the Woods of Maine PDF icon View Presentation (7.27 MB)
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Jesper Kruse
Balancing Energy and IAQ: Case Study of a LEED Home Retrofit PDF icon View Presentation (6.68 MB) Maureen Mahle
Biophilia Is in Every Building We Cherish: Re-Discovering Biophilic Design PDF icon View Presentation (2.93 MB)
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Jodi Smits Anderson
Capital Improvement Plan: From Concept to Implementation PDF icon View Presentation (6.59 MB) Ned Collier
Julie Lynch
Rebecca Hatchadorian
Carbon Drawdown Now! Turning Buildings into Carbon Sinks PDF icon View Presentation (5.99 MB)
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Chris Magwood
Ace McArleton
Jacob Racusin
Carbon Free Boston PDF icon View Presentation (2.13 MB) Cutler Cleveland
Cities as Clean Energy Leaders, Innovators and Practitioners PDF icon View Presentation (2.75 MB) Marie-Claude Francoeur
Cammy Peterson
Patrick Roche
Oliver Sellers-Garcia
Cost and Energy Optimization for Net Zero Multifamily PDF icon View Presentation (7.38 MB) Dave Bruns
Jesse Schwartzberg
Dealing with Dust in the Wind: New EPA Guidance for Home Air Cleaners PDF icon View Presentation (2.46 MB)
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Terry Brennan
Lew Harriman
Developing Leadership Effectiveness: The Superpower for Excellence in Design PDF icon View Presentation (2 MB) Barbra Batshalom
Tamar Warburg
Energy Storage Behind the Meter in Massachusetts: New Incentives, Programs and Economics PDF icon View Presentation (1.23 MB) Todd Olinsky-Paul
Amy McGuire
Getting Schooled in Passive House (Tale of Two Schools) PDF icon View Presentation (5.84 MB)
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Chris Briley
Harry Hepburn
Colin Schless
Julia Tate
Healthy for People and Planet: Why Smart Material Choices Are Essential for High Performing Buildings PDF icon View Presentation (4.08 MB) Lisa Carey-Moore
Jacob Racusin
In Pursuit of Performance: A Multifamily Retrocommissioning Case Study PDF icon View Presentation (1.6 MB) Kimberly Vermeer
Large Scale Passive House: What’s Working PDF icon View Presentation (5.36 MB)
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Lois Arena
Local Wood in Practice: A Conversation across the Material Stream PDF icon View Presentation (5.39 MB)
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Zac Cardwell
Sean Mahoney
Tom Mann
Brad Morse
Pull Back the Curtain! What Is Really Happening in Your Boiler Room? PDF icon View Presentation (6.61 MB) Marty Davey
Jonah DeCola
Pump It Up: Retrofitting Homes through Weatherization, PV, and Heat Pumps PDF icon View Presentation (2.54 MB) Beverly Craig
Richard Faesy
Mark Newey
Quebec City's Eco-District: Low-Energy, Affordable, Sustainable and Cost-Effective PDF icon View Presentation (6.07 MB)
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Dany Blackburn
Martine Dion
Martin Gougeon
André Huot
Alejandro Montero
Resilience Gaps and Clean Energy Solutions at State-Owned Medical and Residential Care Facilities PDF icon View Presentation (4.23 MB) Eric Friedman
Alan Glynn
Geoff Gunn
Smart Homes and Sustainability: Putting Data into Practice PDF icon View Presentation (2.37 MB) Claire Miziolek
Smart Retrofits: Pathway to a Low-Carbon World PDF icon View Presentation (6.8 MB) Jeremy Gregory
Brad Guy
Anne Hicks Harney
Solar Access for the Underserved PDF icon View Presentation (2.14 MB)
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Emily Basham
Andrew Breiter-Wu
Kelsey Read
The Art + Science of Cost-Effective High-Performance Buildings: How Data Informs Outcomes PDF icon View Presentation (6.53 MB)
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Dan Arons
Heather Jauregui
Jana Silsby
The Building Science of Prefabricated / Off-Site Construction PDF icon View Presentation (4.11 MB)
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John Straube
The Power of Partnerships: How to Achieve Affordable, Net-Zero Urban Homeownership PDF icon View Presentation (5.34 MB) MJ Adams
Charles Roberts
Jonathan Wright
The Race Toward Decarbonization PDF icon View Presentation (6.34 MB) Gina Bocra
Elizabeth Galloway
Deanna Moran
Paul Ormond
Darren Port
Tools of the Trade for Building Diagnostics PDF icon View Presentation (4.04 MB) Kohta Ueno
Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel Case Study: Diverting Food Waste for Energy Production PDF icon View Presentation (1.94 MB) Heather Billings
Jeff Hanulec
Chris Lucarelle
When the Grid Goes Down: Saving Lives with Your Building's Envelope and Backup Power PDF icon View Presentation (2.29 MB) Katie Courtney
Jim Newman
Alex Wilson

 

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