Upcoming events

    • 02/25/2020
    • 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Water, Energy and Technology Center, 2911 E Barstow Ave, M/S of 144, Fresno, CA 93740

    Driving Climate Action by Designing and Operating Greener Buildings Through LEED v4.1 BD+C and O+M  

    Approved for 3 AIA CE hours.

    Presenter: Mark Maxwell, Director of Sustainability, UC Merced

    This workshop will help you understand how to drive climate action through green building design and operations. It will show you how to successfully and effectively implement LEED v4.1 throughout the lifecycle of a building. At each phase you’ll understand how LEED v4.1 is increasing achievability and expanding the market for high performing green buildings. Mark will share the lessons learned from UC Merced and how LEED helps the university connects green buildings to healthy outcomes for people, planet, and profit.
    This workshop is designed for community leaders, students and professionals  who want to transform their practice to design, construct, and/or operate better buildings. 

    Learning objectives:

    Apply LEED as a performance standard to design, construct and operate better performing buildings

    Work in an integrative process to address the gaps across the life cycle of green building projects

    Use LEED and Arc to track and manage carbon emissions from buildings and how they impact your LEED certification

    Demonstrate how LEED v4.1 expands the marketplace to support all buildings at all phases of its lifecycle

    Continental breakfast will be provided.

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Past events

02/12/2020 Green Apple Video Competition Kick Off Meeting
12/10/2019 Green Holiday Party
11/09/2019 Bicycle Workshop
10/29/2019 Green Mixer
10/17/2019 Resilient Landscaping - Effective Integrated Pest Management
09/24/2019 Title 24 2019 Residential Code Changes
08/27/2019 Getting to Zero Energy with structural insulated panels
06/25/2019 Green Mixer
05/21/2019 Solar Panel Recycling
05/14/2019 Beyond the Spec Book: A Contractor’s Role in Sustainable Construction
05/07/2019 Tour of the Jordan AG Research Center
04/30/2019 The Advantages of Claiming Lumber for Reuse
04/23/2019 A Holistic Approach to Sustainability - A Lecture by Art Dyson
04/09/2019 Green Mixer
04/05/2019 Green Apple Video Competition
03/26/2019 EV Bus Tour to ZNE Farm
01/29/2019 Green Apple Video Competition Kick Off
01/24/2019 LEED v4 Core Concepts and Strategies
01/13/2019 Bicycle Education
12/11/2018 Building Industry Holiday Party
11/03/2018 Grant Grove Restaurant LEED Tour and Lunch
10/23/2018 Zero Waste Campus - How to Design a Zero Waste Plan
09/25/2018 Community Choice Energy - Overview and Update
05/22/2018 Electric Vehicle Charging Station Network in Fresno County and Charging Station Rebates
05/15/2018 Design Opportunities for Sustainability Above and Beyond ZNE
05/08/2018 Zero Net Energy Community Tour
05/01/2018 Construction and Demolition Reuse and Recycling
04/24/2018 Path to Healthy and Sustainable Materials
03/20/2018 Resilient Landscaping
03/01/2018 UC Merced Venture Lab: Super Insulated Green Building Technologies
01/30/2018 Green Building Design Standard: LEED V 4.0
11/30/2017 Judge Sign Up Green Apple Zero Waste Video Competition
11/29/2017 Members and Friends Year End Get Together
11/17/2017 Student Sign Up Green Apple Zero Waste Video Competition
11/02/2017 Zero Net Energy Conference Fresno
08/22/2017 Carbon-Free House Tour
06/28/2017 Make Every Drop of Water Count: Efficient Irrigation, Smart Controllers and Climate Appropriate Shade Trees
06/22/2017 Mixer
02/28/2017 Green Building Tour of Water Recycling Plant
12/07/2016 23rd Annual Building Industry Christmas Party
10/27/2016 Resilient Landscaping
10/11/2016 Lunch and Learn: Sustainable Risk Management Process
09/21/2016 Green Apple Day of Service
08/30/2016 Green Building Tour Imagine U Children's Museum in Visalia
06/14/2016 USGCB California Advocacy Day
05/24/2016 Zero Net Energy Home Tour
05/10/2016 Onsite Greywater Recycling
02/19/2016 Heat Island and Energy Efficiency - Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Research Projects in Central California
01/26/2016 Issues of Controversy in Green Buildings - Webinar Series
01/25/2016 Fresno State Net-Zero Tiny House Project
11/20/2015 Green Building Tour of Tenaya Lodge
11/16/2015 Tiny House Kick Off
10/15/2015 Resilient Landscaping
09/26/2015 Green Apple Day of Service
06/25/2015 Save Water - Drink Wine
05/19/2015 LEED Green Associate Exam Prep
04/28/2015 Spring Into LEED
04/15/2015 Business-Friendly Fresno Introduction
03/11/2015 Title 24 / Savings By Design

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