February 22, 2018

Social Equity in the Built Environment

In creating a sustainable building, what if we could create something that helps the people in the community, the people who take care of the building and the people who physically built the building?

March 8, 2018

Investigating Energy Loss in Multifamily Buildings

This 'forensics' investigation will help residents, superintendents, managers and coop/condo board members identify ways to improve the performance of their buildings.

March 13, 2018

Materials Transparency in the Built Environment

Understand more about the materials that go into the spaces that we occupy—Where did the materials come from? Where do they go when they are no longer needed?

March 27, 2018

Spring Member Reception

Catch up with friends in the green building community, meet new colleagues, and hear what Urban Green Council has planned for 2018.

April 3, 2018

Zone Greener | Part 1: Thicker, Better Insulated Walls

In 2012, the NYC adopted a package of revisions to the NYC Zoning Resolution, collectively called “Zone Green,” in order to facilitate more sustainable and energy-efficient design. Fast forward 6 years: Zone Green has successfully solved the problems anticipated at the time, but there are now new technologies and new barriers.