Past Pro Tours

BuildingEnergy Pro Tour
Friday, December 15, 2023

Join NESEA for this September Pro Tour of a Phius-certified passive midrise bringing 53 units of affordable housing to the Fordham neighborhood of the Bronx. During this tour, led by our hosts from Curtis + Ginsberg Architects, our attendees will learn about the design strategies and innovative energy-efficiency and sustainability measures that made this project possible.

BuildingEnergy Pro Tour
Friday, December 8, 2023

Join NESEA for our final Pro Tour of 2023, featuring Massachusetts’s first publicly funded, large scale state-owned CLT building.

Exterior Photo of Home and Barn
BuildingEnergy Pro Tour
Friday, November 17, 2023

Join us for a Pro Tour of this recently completed single-family home in southern New Hampshire, built to provide comfortable, net zero living using low VOC materials and finishes.

BuildingEnergy Pro Tour
Friday, November 3, 2023

Join NESEA as we tour the new Soul Fire Farm Program Center, a nearly all-electric commercial building constructed from straw-insulated panels. The project team, led by New Frameworks, will share the story of this project, including history, design strategies, and materials.

Exterior of a 5 story building on a city street
BuildingEnergy Pro Tour
Friday, October 20, 2023

Edit: Thank you to our sponsors and attendees for making this event a success. We have uploaded some photos from this event here.

BuildingEnergy Pro Tour
Friday, August 18, 2023

Join NESEA as we tour the award-winning Saugus Middle High School Complex, the first state-funded school to earn LEED Platinum certification. This recently-completed 271,000 square foot facility was built to serve over 1,300 students and the community for years to come. The project reduces the site’s carbon emissions and water use and links the town’s past heritage and future needs.

BuildingEnergy Pro Tour
Friday, August 4, 2023

Join NESEA in Maine for a Pro Tour of the first pure mass timber commercial structures in the state: Bowdoin College’s new Barry Mills Hall and the John and Lile Gibbons Center for Arctic Studies.

Photo of large modern construction with parking lot solar panels in the foreground.
BuildingEnergy Pro Tour
Friday, June 16, 2023

Join NESEA as we tour Solara Phase 3, a low embodied carbon, market-rate, net zero multifamily complex in Rotterdam, NY. The complex, including the first two phases, will be the largest market-rate net zero complex in the US upon completion.

Architect's rendering of a rehabilitated triple-decker, with people walking in front.
BuildingEnergy Pro Tour
Friday, May 19, 2023

This Pro Tour will bring attendees to tour see the results of a gut rehabilitation of a fire-damaged triple-decker in Cambridge, MA, which has been transformed into sustainable, affordable housing.

Exterior photo of two story wood framed office building
BuildingEnergy Pro Tour
Friday, May 5, 2023

Join NESEA for an exciting Pro Tour of this 7,744 square foot two story wood frame office building. The building and associated site infrastructure were designed to meet the highest level of energy efficiency and resiliency and large solar array was installed to achieve a net zero energy use goal.

Exterior photo of school campus with children playing
BuildingEnergy Pro Tour
Friday, April 21, 2023

Join NESEA as we kick off the 2023 Pro Tour series at the first net zero energy and net zero water elementary school in Massachusetts.