GBS ’18 Sneak Peek #2

As we approach our Green Building Showcase on the 25th, we will be releasing a series of project spotlights that will be shown at the event! Check out three from Gensler, Elkus Manfredi, and HDR. Don’t forget to buy a ticket or register your board for the event! -...

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GBS ’18 Sneak Peek

As we approach our Green Building Showcase on the 25th, we will be releasing a series of project spotlights that will be shown at the event! Check out two from our friends at HMFH, and Goody Clancy. Don't forget to buy a ticket or register your board for the event!...

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Miss our Bike Tour? Check out our Photo Tour!

Over mighty hills and across coursing rivers, the 2018 USGBC EPMA Bike Tour rode from sustainable site to sustainable site across Somerville Saturday, August 25th. Our multi-generational band of bikers rode all morning and into the afternoon to visit several sites...

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4 Predictions for Healthy Buildings in 2019

In 1984, the World Health Organization (WHO) coined the term “sick building syndrome.” That same year, a WHO Committee report suggested that up to 30% of new and remodeled buildings worldwide might be the subject of excessive complaints related to indoor air quality.1...

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EPMA Meeting Recap: The Envision Rating System

Written by Lindsey Machamer As a civil engineer, I feel proud to be contributing to the development of our public infrastructure which will be around for 25, 50, or even 100 years. The state of the US infrastructure is at a critical point where significant investment...

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Meet our HBS 18 Sponsors

At USGBC MA, we are proud to work with a diverse community of leading companies in the Massachusetts area. Take a look below to learn a little bit more about out Healthy Building Summit 2018 Sponsors. At SmithGroup we work to create a legacy of inspiring places that...

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Baseball and Rooftop Farms: A Tour of Fenway Park

Written by Julie Salvatoriello USGBC EPMA, alongside Net Impact Boston, took a tour of the Fenway Rooftop Garden lead by Jessie Banhazl from Green City Growers and Brendan Shea from Recover Green Roofs. The 2,400sqft Fenway Rooftop Garden is in its fourth year of...

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Upcoming Events

  1. Architects Roundtable

    October 23 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
  2. Introduction to Net-Zero Building

    October 25 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
  3. Green Building Showcase 2018

    October 25 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  4. Introduction to Fitwel

    October 30 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
  5. Engineers Roundtable

    November 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm