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Cool House Tour attendees, 2014. © Sherwin Fields.

Cool House Tour attendees, 2014. ©Sherwin Fields

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Upcoming Events
Date Event Info
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.

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April 11, 18, 25 2023

Green by Design Webinars

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.

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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.

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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

Join our Team

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.

  • Only online applications are considered
  • Direct questions about Austin Energy jobs to 512-322-6523

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Date last reviewed or modified: 12/20/2022