Embodied Carbon in Buildings - Material Considerations

An Austin Energy Green Building Webinar

Embodied Carbon in Buildings

Reducing embodied carbon in buildings is gaining importance among design teams. Yet, evaluating materials remains a challenge. Which materials could yield the greatest reduction? On which categories should builders focus? Join us to explore these questions through an engineer's research and a builder's case study of an Austin home.

Date: Tuesday, July 9, 2024
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Location: This seminar will be hosted as a live webinar
Registration:  Register online


  • Martin Torres, PE, University of Colorado Boulder
  • Greg Esparza, Co-Founder, Moontower Design & Build | CEO, Cross Cabin

Technology Requirements

The webinar will be hosted using WebEx. No software is necessary to join the meeting. Additional details on how to join will be sent to registered attendees.

Attendance Details

  • Seminar is open to everyone
  • RSVP is required to receive webinar instructions

Continuing Education Credits

  • This seminar will be submitted for AIA Learning Units, GBCI CE Hours for LEED professional, and AICP CM Credits
  • Austin Energy Green Building will provide certificates of completion for self-reporting
  • Certificate will list course description and number
  • All certificates will be emailed
Date last reviewed or modified: 06/21/2024