USGBC: The Zero Waste Buzz at New Belgium Brewing

Come on out to New Belgium Brewing in September to hear from the brewery’s Environmental Health & Safety team about the company’s approach to waste management. New Belgium will share with attendees the methods by which the company manages its waste streams to achieve a 99.9 percent waste diversion rate. …

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USGBC: Emerging Professionals Networking Event

Join USGBC Colorado’s Emerging Professionals at this networking event that will bring together established green building professionals and USGBC “emerged” professionals with the new wave of USGBC Colorado Emerging Professionals. There will be a brief presentation from the seasoned professionals providing tips for networking and job hunting. Following this will …

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USBGC: Tour of Timberline Recycling Facility

After touring the city-run Timberline Recycling Center, you will know what/where/how/why the materials you put in the bins (at the center, your business, and at your home) are or are not recyclable! Exploring the Hard-to-Recycle Materials Yard will also be included, as well as updates on how the new China …

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USGBC: Tour of CU Boulder Grounds & Recycling Operations Center

In the summer of 2015, the brand new Grounds and Recycling Operations Center began operations on the CU campus. The GROC is an intermediate step in the recycling process between the campus buildings at the University of Colorado and the end markets for recycling. Recyclable materials collected from recycling bins …

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USGBC: Tour of Denver Water’s Operations Complex

Join the Metro Education Committee on this informative tour of Denver Water’s Operations Complex. The complex is in the midst of a redevelopment project to provide a more efficient, publicly accessible and sustainable headquarters. The goal is to build a modern site that improves the efficiency, functionality, security and safety …

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USGBC Colorado: Hard Hat Tour of UCCS Ent Credit Union

Ent Credit Union has begun construction of a service center on the campus of University of Colorado, Colorado Springs (UCCS). The general contractor for the project is GH Phipps. GH Phipps has graciously agreed to lead a Hard Hat tour of the facility. The service center has been designed to …

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USGBC Colorado: Green Drinks Fort Collins

Join USGBC Colorado’s Northern Education Committee for appetizers, drinks and networking as they host Green Drinks. Green Drinks Fort Collins was created in January 2007 as a way to bring together green-minded locals and provide a venue to socialize, and make connections with others in the community who care about …

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USGBC: Green Schools Summit 2017

The Green Schools Summit is Colorado’s only conference dedicated to convening green building industry professionals, school decision makers, educators and parents to further advance healthy, safe and sustainable schools statewide. The annual education and networking event, hosted by USGBC Colorado and organized in partnership with volunteers from the Green Schools …

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AIA and USGBC Continuing Education Learning Seminar

Hosted by: The Government of Ontario and Canadian Consulate in Denver Cost: Free. Registration is required. Continental breakfast and lunch provided Who should attend? Architects, LEED APs, Engineers and Building Professionals Agenda Overview: 8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.  Registration, continental breakfast and exhibits 9:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  Seminar For more information, or if you …

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USGBC: Hard Hat Tour UCCS Ent Center for the Arts

The $70 million project is pursuing LEED v2009 Gold certification and is expected to be completed by January 2018. This 80,000-square-foot building is a state-of-the-art facility hub for the Department of Visual and Performing Arts as well as a synergistic and innovative collaboration involving the university, the VAPA department, community …

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