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NC HealthyBuilt Homes Program Orientation – Wilmington

Posted on: April 1st, 2011 by shannonhelm No Comments

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NC HealthyBuilt Homes Program Orientation – Wilmington —-Just 7 seats remaining!

A Service of the NC Solar Center’s High Performance Building Program

WHEN:

Wednesday, April 13, 2011
8:30 am to 1:00 pm

WHERE:

Cape Fear Green Building Alliance Training Room

272 N. Front Street, Suite 330, Wilmington, NC 28401

COST:

 

REGISTRATION FEE: $75
(Attendees must pre-register – Registration Closes April 8, 2011 at 9 am)

 

Register & pay for this session:

http://store.ncsolarcenter.org/gbb6hb201104w.html

 

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW
A half-day introduction to the North Carolina HealthyBuilt Homes (HBH) Program, a statewide residential green building certificate program.

· Overview of costs and benefits of residential green building practices in general, and the NC HealthyBuilt Homes Program. Specifically, why residential green building is necessary for people, the economy, and the environment.

· Overview of basic residential green building issues; energy efficiency with Energy Star (a prerequisite), water efficiency, site preservation and development, other energy efficiency issues, renewable energy applications, indoor air quality practices, materials, and accessibility. Will illustrate how the NC HealthyBuilt Homes Program addresses these issues.

· Resources for further research and professional development.

Questions?

Please contact Jennifer Stutzman at jlstutzm@ncsu.edu
Individual workshops may be cancelled if registration is low – cancellation notifications will typically be issued the Friday before the workshop.