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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
May 8, 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

In keeping with social responsibility as a core value, green building strategies should include the equitable treatment of construction workers. This seminar will explore the Workers Defense Project's Better Builder Program, which seeks to improve working conditions in Texas' construction industry. Speakers will talk about their experiences implementing the program, including successes and challenges.

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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: 05/02/2023