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Getting to Zero (Energy) | ILFI Education Series
December 1 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Join your local Living Future Collaborative for a live-viewing of ILFI’s online course: Getting to Zero: “Net Zero Energy Building Projects”.
The International Living Future Institute’s Net Zero Energy Building Certification sets out to highlight buildings that are high efficiency and Net Positive Energy producers. This course will explore the growth and exciting path of Net Zero Energy within the sustainable building movement using examples of a range of building types including commercial, educational and residential. Participants will learn the basic elements of NZEB Certification and highlight inspiring case studies including project teams’ motivation for pursuing Net Zero Energy Building Certification, how they achieved it, and how they maintain performance over time.
Hosted by the collaborative facilitators, DiAnn Tufts (PCA) and Jim Newman (Linnean Solutions), we will view ILFI’s foundational content as a community and conclude with a brief discussion session digging deeper into to the content & case-based applicability.
Identify the key elements of the ILFI’s Net Zero Energy Building Certification.
Compare different strategies used in Certified Net Zero Energy Buildings.
Understand how projects track and maintain Net Zero Energy performance overtime.
Learn how to apply Net Zero design techniques to your projects.
1 AIA LU|HSW
1 GBCI CE hour
1 Foundational LFA Credit available for those who, following the showing, pay for the course via ILFI, take and pass the online quiz.
Built Environment Plus’s Living Future Collaborative New England promotes the Living Building Challenge and other ILFI programs. The Collaborative promotes the transformation of communities throughout Boston and New England that are socially just, culturally rich, and ecologically restorative. Learn more about the Collaborative and the International Living Future Institute here.