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17Jul, 2015

LEED Version 4 Details and Delay Consequences

In this article, Brenda Martens, LEED Fellow and Founder of aedify, outlines LEED Version 4. She discusses how v4 differs from v3 and the consequences of the delayed release of v4. Plagued with difficulties and delays, v4 has been the most controversial release of LEED to date, […]

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16Jul, 2015

The Solar Homeowner: Insuring Your Panel(s)

Many homeowners today are making the (energy/cost-efficient and environmentally friendly) switch to solar. In addition to installation and electrical concerns, there is also the critical matter of insuring your solar panel(s) to attend to.

We spoke with Craig Thompson, president of the Massachusetts-based Sampson Insurance Agency with […]

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16Jul, 2015

Solar Women Summer Series: Salary Negotiation Tips & Insights

Israela Adah Brill-Cass is an attorney and mediator with over twenty years of experience helping individuals engage in challenging conversations and asking for more. She was the Executive Director and ADR (Alternative Dispute Resolution) Program Manager at Boston Law Collaborative, LLC from 2003 to 2015. She currently teaches salary […]

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16Jul, 2015

New Free Lecture: “Integrative Design Process” With Bill Reed

Ever met Bill Reed? He’s a bit of a celebrity in the world of sustainable design. In this free lecture Bill demonstrates the integrative design process through a series of case studies.
Register at this link for complimentary access to Bill’s “Integrative Design Process”, including an […]

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15Jul, 2015

Free Antifreeze Volume Calculator for Geothermal Loopfields

Ryan Carda, P.E. is the author of the International Ground Source Heat Pump’s official design and installation guide. Carda’s Antifreeze Volume Calculator for Geothermal Loopfields free tool is used in his Entry Level Geothermal Professional Certificate Training.

 

Here’s what the tool looks like:

Uses: This calculator is used to quickly determine […]

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14Jul, 2015

3 Tips to Advance Your Career in Solar

Looking to grow your career in solar? This article outlines 3 tips for you to advance your career. We attended the WISE Intersolar North America Breakfast with a packed room of 100 women in solar. The panel, moderated by Page Crahan, President, Clarus Poweris, included:
– Helen […]

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14Jul, 2015

Free Sustainable Building Advisor (SBA) Practice Test

Ever wonder what’s on the Sustainable Building Advisor (SBA) Exam? Here is a 45 Question SBA Practice Test to help you get a feel for the way SBA Exam questions are worded and what’s covered. All Sustainable Building Advisors take a 100 question exam at the […]

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13Jul, 2015

Solar Women Summer Series: Marketing the Solar Lifestyle

Glenna Wiseman is the founding principal of Identity3, a marketing organization on a mission to “empower a sustainable world”, specializing in online/media marketing as well as event and Public Relations work. Wiseman has been an executive marketing professional in the solar industry since 2007, and has […]

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10Jul, 2015

Free Tool: Handbook of Sustainable Roofing

The Handbook of Sustainable Roofing is a free tool to present a larger view of the opportunity of sustainable roofing for roofing professionals’ businesses, offering numerous links to free tools to integrate sustainable business practices into company sales and marketing efforts.
Topics covered in the handbook include:

Finding profit in […]

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9Jul, 2015

Solar Women Summer Series: Bringing Solar to Rural Communities

We’re excited to feature Neha Misra, Chief Collaboration Officer & Co-Founder of Solar Sister in our Solar Women Summer Series, powered by RenewableEnergyWorld.com. Neha is an Energy Economist passionate about women’s economic empowerment, energy access, climate justice and collaborative leadership.
She serves as a Solar […]

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