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Cool House Tour attendees, 2014. © Sherwin Fields.

Cool House Tour attendees, 2014. ©Sherwin Fields

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September 27, 2020

Cool House Tour 2020: An Interactive Virtual Experience

The 24th Annual Cool House Tour is a collaboration between Austin Energy Green Building and the Texas Solar Energy Society (TXSES). This year’s first-ever virtual tour features an urban accessory dwelling, a rural homestead, and an affordable multifamily community.

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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October 13, 2020

Permitting and Development Center Virtual Tour

Join us for a virtual tour of the City of Austin's Permitting and Development Center, which recently relocated to a new building in the Highland redevelopment. The Center's new home is situated in the heart of a walkable, transit-friendly mixed-use neighborhood that has emerged from the site of the former Highland Mall.

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
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TBD Community Celebration Check back for details
December 8, 2020 Embodied Energy: Low Carbon Check back for details
January 12, 2021 Design for Fitness Check back for details


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Learn and Earn Continuing Education Units

Austin Energy Green Building (AEGB) hosts learning opportunities for the public and building industry professionals. Our monthly seminars are registered with AIA and GBCI for continuing education credits.

We also offer AICP learning units on selected seminars. Other events like Green by Design and the annual Cool House Tour are also eligible for continuing education credit.

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Would your group like to learn more about green building in Austin? Our team loves to share about the legacy and impact of the nation's first green building rating program and discuss specific sustainability topics. We can come to you.

To request a speaker — please email us and include the following information:

  • Name of group or event
  • Desired Date(s) and time
  • Desired topic

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We're a passionate group of building professionals working to solve Austin's sustainability challenges through innovation, policy, and education. All Austin Energy Green Building positions are posted on the City of Austin Career website.

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  • Direct questions about Austin Energy jobs to 512-322-6523

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