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Cool House Tour attendees, 2014. ©Sherwin Fields
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|March 21, 2023||
Affordable Housing Success Stories
Successful affordable housing requires creative design principles, community collaboration, and integrated programs such as Affordability Unlocked, Shared Solar, plus missing middle housing typology. In this seminar, we will look at three different affordable housing developments in Austin that are achieving ambitious goals in sustainability while providing much-needed affordable housing in our community. Project teams will share their keys to success and lessons learned.
|April 11, 18, 25 2023||
Learn how to build, remodel or buy green homes that improve energy and water efficiency, increase comfort and reduce maintenance. The workshop is designed to provide a choice of topics based on your green building needs. Sessions are hosted by Austin Energy Green Building team members who provide insight and experience on sustainable building practices. Course materials provided.
|May 3, 2023||
Single Family and Multifamily Rating Updates Webinar
Austin Energy Green Building regularly updates its ratings to encourage excellence and innovation in design. Changes in green building technologies, techniques, and revisions to codes and the City of Austin goals influence the rating updates. In this webinar the AEGB Residential team will review the proposed rating updates and feedback received to date. Your feedback is invaluable, and we encourage your participation.
|May 9, 2023||Construction Labor Equity
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|July 11, 2023||Grid-Interactive Efficient Buildings||Check back for details|
|September 12, 2023||Green Building Ratings 101||Check back for details|
|November 7, 2023||Designing for Public Health||Check back for details|
|January 16, 2024||It Pays to Build Green||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.
Request a Speaker
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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