Hear from builders, architects, public sector professionals, and Washington State Energy Code experts surrounding sustainable and healthy multifamily residential buildings throughout the Pacific Northwest. Our panel of experts will walk through the current state of affordable housing in our region, strategies for improving indoor air quality and wellness in buildings, and updates surrounding existing building retrofit policies, programs, and best practices.
Interested in learning more about a topic in green building and design? Let us know by joining the NW ECoBuilding Guild's Education Committee for our Annual Retreat.
Ten innovative, sustainable, high-performance “green” buildings that push the envelope in our built environment. Fast-paced project presentations ranging from dialed-in smaller but impactful solutions to hard-core multi-family or mixed-use developments within the Pacific NW.
Hard Hat Tour: Behind All The Pretty Finishes
We’re kicking off a new Guild series – touring projects while they’re still in construction. This is for current Guild members only, so make sure your membership is up to date!
Join the conversation about how to inform, develop, and build pathways for career seekers of all ages. Now more than ever before Businesses, Educators and Students need opportunities to influence and prioritize how we can build the necessary skills for our future talent pipeline.
Join us for a webinar on this game changing decarbonizing technology that will explore: Results from the first field study with 120-volts in the nation Offerings from the two manufacturer’s that make 120-volt heat pump water heaters Where you can buy a 120-volt HPWH What climates the technology works work in Considerations for installing and operating a 120-volt HPWH Panelists Mischa Egolf, New Buildings Institute Arthur Smith - A. O. Smith Kevin Clark - Rheem
Join the NW Green Building Guild and Emerald Cities Collaborative for this networking event and participate in discussions that bridge skilled professionals with sustainable builders and designers. Learn about each of the organization’s programs and opportunities and how they can best fit the needs of your organizational and project goals. Participants will network and share industry knowledge, challenges, strengths, and best strategies for inclusive workforce development. Guest speakers will include NW EcoBuilding Guild Members and the Emerald Cities Collaborative Program Manager of Economic Inclusion, Monica Guerva.
NWEBG Board Meeting
Gain up-to-date insights on the energy efficient new homes tax credit, also known as 45L! Learn how builders can qualify for the $2,500-$5,000 per home tax credit, hear recently released IRS guidance, and figure out where to go to find support from qualified Raters and HVAC Professionals.
This series has been developed by and for building industry professionals to learn how to effectively design, install and commission air source heat pumps (ASHPs) in residential homes. Gain field-tested recommendations on construction practices to better understand ASHP applications.