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Boston Architectural College Green Programs
http://www.the-bac.edu/green
Courses on design and building with energy and environmental concerns in mind.
Build Green Schools by the USGBC
http://www.buildgreenschools.org/
U.S. Green Building Council offers this web site about school buildings made green from the start. They define green as "a school building or facility that creates a healthy environment that is conducive to learning while saving energy, resources and money."
Build It Solar
http://www.builditsolar.com
Solar energy projects from decades of development, including books and other resources from architects, builders, and other professionals and hobbyists.
Building Energy
http://buildingenergy.nesea.org/
Organized by the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association. Takes place every late winter in Boston.
Building Energy 2010 Student Design Competition
http://www.neseastudentdesigncompetition.com/
Teams of design/architecture students will compete to redesign a site at a once prominent brewery in Portsmouth NH. Deadline for the 2010 competition is Dec 31, 2010. See the site for registration and rules.
BuildingScience.com
http://www.buildingscience.com/
Aggregates articles about the science relevant to architecture, generally promoting sustainable buildings.
Consortium for Advanced Residential Buildings
http://www.carb-swa.com/
Sponsored by NREL and DOE, promoting energy-efficient buildings and more. Publishes e-newsletter.
Desert Research Institute - Renewable Energy Deployment and Display Facility
http://www.dri.edu/redd-green-living
Part of our Field Trip Guide.
A showcase of sustainable materials, renewable resources, and efficiency. The REDD is also home to visiting undergraduate and graduate students researching renewable energy, engineering, and more.
energypath
http://energypath.org
EnergyPath is an annual conference for those interested in renewable and sustainable energy and technologies, organized by the Sustainable Energy Fund. In 2015, the conference is held in Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA.
Free House Plans and Free Green Home Plans
http://freegreen.com/
FreeGreen's staff of architects and designers provide free plans to energy-saving, healthy, smart homes. Plans can be customized for a fee to handle different needs such as limited-shape lots.
Future City
http://futurecity.org/
Over 30,000 middle-school age students participate in Future City every year, in dozens of regional events. With a mentor from the field of engineering, participants study the dynamics of growth and resources, then engineer, design, and build a future city. Teachers organize and guide teams through the projects.
Green Built Tour New Mexico
http://www.greenbuilttour.net/
New Mexico chapter of the US Green Building Council organizes this spring set of tours of buildings, both residential and commercial.
Green Remodeling
http://www.calfinder.com/blog/category/green-remodeling/
Periodic articles on green building, especially about adding energy efficient or renewable or sustainable technologies to a residence. Part of a web site that helps Californians find contractors for home improvements.
Informed Building
http://www.informedbuilding.com/
Aggregator of sustainable building news and ideas, and online bulletin board.
NEXT.cc journey>>Green Dollhouse
http://www.next.cc/journey/discovery/green-dollhouse
NEXT.cc presents a series of activities to explore designing green dollhouses.
Northeast Sustainable Energy Association
http://nesea.org/
The Northeast Sustainable Energy Association, NESEA, organizes Building Energy, an annual conference for sustainable-building professionals and consumers; Sustainable Green (Yellow) Pages; a magazine; and supportive programs promoting sustainable energy and building.
PowerPods
http://www.powerhouse-enterprises.com/ph_powerpods.html
A small house prebuilt with solar power, may be delivered in many configurations.
Rate It Green
http://www.rateitgreen.com/
An information-hub for green building, helps you find, rate, and review products and services in green building.
Saturn Resource Management
http://srmi.biz/
Saturn Resource Management provides publications, curriculum, and online training for building performance professionals and trainers.
Their publications are for professionals, trainers, and operators/homeowners.
The Center For Architecture Foundation
http://www.cfafoundation.org/
The Center for Architecture Foundation promotes public understanding and appreciation of architecture and design through educational programs for K-12 students and teachers, families, and the general public.
U Maine Farmington Sustainable Architecture
http://umfedctr.wikispaces.com/Edu+Ctr+Welcome
Area teachers are welcome to take advantage of trips to the center to learn about sustainable architecture.

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