ASES SOLAR 20/20
When: Wednesday–Thursday, June 24–25
Participants in ASES's National Solar Conference represent a broad base of solar and renewable energy professionals and thought leaders–researchers, architects, engineers, entrepreneurs, installers, manufacturers, businesses, economists, finance professionals and policy makers. Attendees look to ASES conferences to provide a community for the exchange of ideas, information and business insights and unbiased perspectives on progress toward greater sustainability. Learn more...
Resilience in Challenging Times: Caring for Your Company's Mental Health
When: Wednesday, July 1, 4pm–5:30pm
Cost: $25–$50 sliding scale
During stressful times (such as living through a pandemic), it is important to think about the way we take care of our employees and ourselves. What do we do to prepare for times of change, uncertainty, and greater stress? This webinar will be presented by Mel Baiser of HELM Construction Solutions and special guest, Karen Blumberg of Adaptiva HR. Learn more...
Global Passive House Happy Hours
When: Every Wednesday, 7pm Eastern
Come drink in some low carbon building design knowledge and inspiration at Passive House Accelerator's Global Passive House Happy Hours. These free events are open to all, regardless of experience level, preferred certification type, profession, or geography. It’s a (virtual) place for the Passive House community to come together and share the work that we are doing to spread something good in the world. Learn more...
Yestermorrow Course Discounts for NESEA Members
NESEA Academic Member Yestermorrow Design/Build School in Waitsfield, VT offers over 80 hands-on courses per year in design, construction, woodworking, and architectural craft and offers a variety of courses concentrating in sustainable design. From now until June 30, NESEA Members can use the code NESEA to receive $25 off any open Yestermorrow courses, including the following:
Green Real Estate Resources
The value of energy efficiency in homes, offices, and other buildings has historically not been effectively communicated between property owner, real estate broker, appraiser, lender, and buyer. This is due, in large part, to a lack of consistent tools to facilitate this exchange. Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships (NEEP) provides real estate agents across the Northeast with resources and trainings to help expand the value and disclosure of energy efficiency attributes in real estate listings. View their toolkit here.
Introducing Marc Sternick Architect
Florence, MA: NESEA Lifetime Member and 2020 Distinguished Service Award Recipient Marc Sternick has launched a new business, Marc Sternick Architect. With 30 years of experience in Affordable Housing and High-Performance Building Design, most recently at Dietz &
Company Architects, Marc will continue to provide great service to clients who are looking for any and all aspects of architectural work, from Studies, Permitting, Design, Construction Documents and Construction Administration.