Green Guidelines & Certifications for Homes

Event date: 
Friday, September 12, 2014 (All day)

This day long workshop will explore the various green building certification programs and standards. It will focus on the planning and design of high performance homes, the process to obtain certification, and feature a guided tour of a completed green building highlighting applications and strategies.

The workshop will address the following rating systems: ENERGY STAR v3, LEED for Homes, NGBS Green, and Green Built NC (formerly known as NC Healthy Built Homes), and Passive House. Participants will gain essential knowledge of the value of these certifications, including credit intents, key design elements, financial advantages, barriers and how to overcome them, and current events and trends in the residential industry.

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Energy Center
Contact name: 
Janet Miller
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Dr. Jeff Ramsdell, Director
828-262-7514 (Appalachian Energy Center)
828-262-6553 (fax)

401 Academy Street
226 IG Greer Hall
ASU Box 32131
Boone, NC 28608


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