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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.

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Posted on 06/07/2022
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After eight years with NESEA, Miriam Aylward will be leaving to pursue another professional opportunity. Her last day at NESEA will be July 1, 2022, although she will stay on in a consulting role...

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Posted on 05/24/2022
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Strategic planning is an essential habit of a healthy, flourishing organization. It is an opportunity and an obligation to reflect on where we’ve been and to craft a vision of where we want to go...

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Posted on 01/13/2022
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Each year, the NESEA Board of Directors provides the community with an update on our progress towards efforts related to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).

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Posted on 12/22/2021
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NESEA is an extraordinary community of practice. We share our lessons learned, our successes, and our questions.

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Posted on 09/07/2021
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As we witness the end of our 20 year war in Afghanistan and the barrage of media coverage swirling around this upcoming 20th anniversary of that war’s trigger (9/11), a growing body of evidence is...

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Posted on 05/20/2021
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Events this month exposed a vein of racism in our NESEA community. Many of us are hurting and need to acknowledge what happened and how it has affected us.

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.