NAPHN18 Conference + Expo
Where: Pittsburg, PA
When: October 17-21
Join NAPHN and North America’s Passive House community as they convene in a hotspot of Passive House design construction: Pittsburgh. Thanks to a strong professional base, innovative governmental policy supporting Passive House, and a community of forward-thinking developers and housing agencies, Pennsylvania is home to one of the largest concentrations of major Passive House and other deep green development on the continent.
NESEA Members receive $50 off a 2-day conference pass! Use the code NAPHNNESEA when registering online (cannot be used for onsite registration). Learn more and register here.
2018 Urban Green Conference - Weathering the Storm: The Intersection of Finance and Resilience
Where: New York, NY
When: October 18, 8:30am–12:30pm
Cost: $75 for non-members
The architecture, engineering and construction industries have generated a variety of solutions to protect our physical infrastructure from the worst effects of climate change. But how does that translate to financial resilience? What protects the financial infrastructure that supports design and construction in the first place? At this year’s Urban Green Council conference, experts will prompt attendees to think differently, and with a sharper pencil, about the costs and benefits of resiliency on a large scale. Learn more and register here.
Zero Energy Commercial Buildings Conference
Where: Berlin, CT
When: October 18, 8:30am–3:30pm
Cost: $50 for non-members
Interested in helping CT build the next generation of Zero Energy buildings? Join the CT Green Building Council for a Zero Energy Commercial Buildings Conference hosted by Eversource! Topics include zero energy case studies, emerging technologies, distributed generation and an optional zero energy tour! Learn more and register here.
GTM Forum: New England Solar & Storage
Where: Boston, MA
When: October 23
New England is one of the fastest growing regions for solar and energy storage. With strong policies for renewables and a local hive of innovative clean energy companies, New England has the potential to lead the nation towards a decentralized and decarbonized electric future.
Join the region's leading developers, financiers, technology vendors and policymakers for a day of networking, in-depth conversation, and exclusive Greentech Media Research analysis. Learn more and register here.
Workshop: Ventilation for High Performance Commercial Buildings
Where: New Haven, CT
When: October 25, 9am–4:30pm
CT Passive House has partnered with CT Green Building Council and University of New Haven to host a workshop regarding ventilation for high performance commercial buildings. This event qualifies for 6 CEUs for architects and engineers. Learn more and register by October 19 here.
USGBC MA’s Green Building Showcase
Where: Boston, MA
When: October 25, 5:30pm–8:30pm
USGBC MA’s Green Building Showcase is a gathering of green building professionals to celebrate industry success and innovation. At GBS '18 community members showcase the best efforts, designs, and products in the Commonwealth. Join us for a night of project boards, short presentations, discussions, and awards.
Attendees include architects, engineers, contractors, developers, owners, facility managers, building users, lenders, suppliers…everyone who plays a role in designing, operating and constructing the built environment. Learn more and register here.
ArchitectureBoston Expo (ABX)
Where: Boston, MA
When: November 28–29
ArchitectureBoston Expo (ABX) is the largest building and design tradeshow and conference in the Northeast attracting 8,000 architects, builders, contractors, and design professionals each year. Founded in 1986 as BuildBoston, the show was rebranded in 2012 as ArchitectureBoston Expo. Learn more and register here.
Podcast by Steven Winter Associates
NESEA Business Member Steven Winter Associates recently launched a podcast, Buildings and Beyond. They will be exploring how we can create a more sustainable built environment by focusing on efficiency, accessibility, and health. We were thrilled to be featured in two of their podcast episodes this month:
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New Energy News Source for the Northeast
The Energy News Network is a nonprofit news site dedicated to keeping stakeholders, policymakers, and citizens informed of the important changes taking place in the transition to a clean energy system. Launched in 2010 as Midwest Energy News, ENN now offers four regional services including Northeast Energy News, which was added in 2018.