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Register Now: Water Wise Homes Conference


September | 2014

Registration Is Now Open!
Water Wise Homes Conference

Nov. 6 | 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. | Berkeley

We all want our residential projects to save more water, but keeping up with the latest practices and policies can be challenging. In its latest conference, Build It Green delivers advanced solutions to help building professionals like you overcome water conservation barriers.

Learn new technologies, techniques, and strategies to save water in the homes we design, build, and remodel. Join us to help fight California’s drought!

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Build It Green Trainings

Certified Green Building Professional Training
Nov. 20-21 | 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. | San Diego

This two-day course introduces the main principles of green building and the systems approach to the design, construction and operation of buildings. It provides an understanding of energy efficiency, resource conservation, water conservation, and indoor air quality, and how to effectively convey the importance of these principles and market your business to homeowners.

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Green Building Webinars
All webinars provide Build It Green CEU credits.

Energy Efficiency Rebates & Financing:
Home Upgrade & Cool Comfort Financing

Sept. 10 | 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. | Register Now

Get up-to-date on energy efficiency rebate and financing options. Join The Energy Network for an overview of resources available to Southern California homeowners, including the latest on Energy Upgrade California® Home Upgrade rebates and incentives. We’ll also discuss financing from The Energy Network, including Cool Comfort Financing.

Net Zero Energy Builder Innovations: Part Three
Sept. 25 | 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. | Register Now

This series, developed in partnership with the Net Zero Energy Coalition, presents cutting-edge net-zero energy projects.

In Part Three, Chris Williams of Avalon Master Builder will walk you through Avalon’s Discovery Series Net-Zero Energy Homes, highlighting the project’s successes and failures, and how this experience has shaped the company’s future approach to net zero. .

Future of Green Multifamily Buildings
Oct. 24 | 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. | Register Now

Learn more about where the future of green building is heading. Using case studies of smart buildings looking forward, we will discuss what trends, policies, net zero measures and designs to expect for green multifamily buildings.

Real Estate Peer-to-Peer Meetings
Attend one of our monthly peer-to-peer meetings for real estate agents to collaborate with other like-minded green real estate professionals.

Meeting dates and locations:

Sept. 15 | 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. | City of Industry
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Oct. 6 | 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Tustin
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National Association of REALTORS® Green Designation Trainings
REALTORS: Are you prepared to help your clients buy or sell a green home? Attend our trainings to gain a competitive advantage and become your client's go-to resource.

Learn green real estate concepts, principles, practices and benefits in a way that makes sense to you and your clients. Stand out from the crowd by earning the only green designation for real estate agents conferred by the National Association of REALTORS®.

Training dates and locations:

Sept. 23 - 25 | 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Arcadia
Courses covered: Green 100, 200, 300
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Oct. 2, 6 - 7 | 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Laguna Hills, CA
Courses covered: Green 100, 200, 300
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Oct. 29 - 31 | 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Palm Desert, CA
Courses covered: Green 100, 200, 300
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Partner Promotions
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Build It Green partners and other organizations.

Home Energy Magazine Discount Offer
Published bi-monthly since 1984, Home Energy is the trusted trade magazine and educational resource for green building, home performance and weatherization professionals.

$20 off print + online annual subscription, or $10 off online-only annual subscription with promo code BGREEN.

Environmental Defense Fund’s People's Climate March Sept. 21 | New York City | Sign Up Now

On September 21, hundreds of thousands of activists will take part in the People's Climate March—the largest march in support of global climate action. Even if you don’t live in the New York City area, EDF can help you get there. RSVP and they'll send you travel information specific to your state.

Green California:
Schools and Community Colleges Summit and Exposition

Nov. 5 - 6 | Pasadena Convention Center | Register Now

With over 100 companies offering green products and services, dozens of educational sessions, and special events including a Leadership Awards reception, the Summit offers two days of total immersion in all aspects of green schools.

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For additional information on this article, please contact:
Luis Espinoza
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Source: Build It Green  

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