The GREEN Series


The Green Series is an ongoing series of posts, white papers, and information detailing green initiatives, technology, events and information for homeowners.  I also provide additional media content and materials from some of the events and locations that I have had the opportunity to visit.

GREENBUILD 2010 @ McCormick Place

Greenbuild is the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. Thousands of building professionals from all over the world come together at Greenbuild for three days of outstanding educational sessions, renowned speakers, green building tours, special seminars, and networking events.  View photos from sights from the conference. View photos from conference ?

Center for Neighborhood Technology

The Center for Neighborhood Technology has been around since 1978 helping to promote urban sustainability.  Continue reading ?

Battling the Blizzard (Phase III)

The third worst snowstorm in Chicago’s history has reinforced the importance of heating / heat-loss, building envelope and preventative measures.Continue reading ?

Tour of Chicago Center for Green Technology (phase II)

Innovations in green and sustainable technology, many of which are simply to install in many homes. Continue reading ? View photos from tour ?

Green with Envy (Phase I)

Many homeowner and builders are planning and developing new green design projects in their developments and existing homes. This first part in a series explores the planning of green developments. Continue reading ?

Green REsource Council

With changing technologies, public awareness and continual research being developed, it is important to further learn and understand the impact new green and sustainable technologies can have, not only on the market, but how we live, our health and even lifestyle.  Continue reading ?