Posts Tagged ‘sustainability’
Tuesday, August 28th, 2012
On Wednesday August 29th at 7pm we have a rare opportunity to hear from Nobel Prize-Winning Scientist, Daniel M. Kammen who will lead a free, public discussion and Q&A session on the topic, “Sustainable Energy for All: Making it Happen.”
On Aug. 30, Kammen will be the keynote lunch speaker for the 2012 Western Energy Policy Research Conference, the premier
energy policy research conference held in the Western United States. The event is hosted by the Center for Advanced Energy Studies’ Energy Policy Institute on Aug. 30-31 at the Grove Hotel in downtown Boise.
For more information and to take advantage of this unique opportunity please click HERE!
Daniel M. Kammen, Nobel Prize-Winning Scientist
Wednesday, August 29th, 7 p.m.
Student Union Building, Simplot Ballroom
Boise State University, Boise
Monday, August 20th, 2012
Interested in becoming a Sustainable Building Advisor? This is a national certification that is taught in 28 locations across the country by local and regional experts in their fields. The class will involve 108 classroom hours in Boise which amounts to 2 days per month from October 2012 to June 2013.
The course will help you identify cutting edge sustainable building practices and apply LEED, qualify for the CSBA credential recognized across North America, Develop a network of colleagues and regional resources, Participate in hands-on projects with like-minded professionals and earn CE credit from AIA and USGBC for LEED accreditation.
For additional information and registration CLICK HERE
Wednesday, August 1st, 2012
Join us for an informative panel discussion on construction waste recycling in the Treasure Valley. Learn about the services and opportunities available to the design and construction community for construction waste recycling.
Our expert panel includes:
- Action Jackson, Idaho Youth Education Recycling Project
- Konrad McDannel, Allied Waste
- Mandy Boam & Randi Thomas, International Interior Design Association, ZeroLandfill Program
- Dan Drinkward, Hoffman Construction- JUMP Project
- Brett Wells, Diamond Street Recycing
- Moderator: Angie Parra, PE, LEED AP
Thursday, August 2, Noon-1pm
Idaho Power Auditorium, 1221 West Idaho Street, Boise, ID
$10 Lunch from Life’s Kitchen for members $12 for nonmembers