Join GBA and the Millcraft Construction team for a special Members Only: Hard Hat Construction Tour of The Gardens at Market Square!
Join us for GBA’s Summer Member Appreciation Party, hosted by GBA’s Emerging Professionals on the roof of the Hotel Monaco.
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County Executive, Mayor, and Green Building Alliance Announce Significant Strides Towards Aggressive Energy and Water Efficiency Goals
May 27th, 2015
Well folks, now that we're back from our trip and adjusting to the time change, we've been doing a lot of reflecting. Check out the Leaflet for all my city summaries (Moscow, Perm, Yekaterinburg, and Chelyabinsk) and for a wonderful, insightful reflection from Deanna. Below, I offer our final repor[...]
May 27th, 2015
Reflection. Cold, intimidating, and stuck in the 1960’s. These were my pre-conceived notions of what Russia would be like. Nothing could have been farther from the truth. During the two weeks I spent in Russia with my colleagues, I learned that Russia is actually quite progressive, the weather was[...]
May 26th, 2015
I recently heard Jeremy Kalin deliver the lunchtime keynote talk at the Minnesota Impact! Conference hosted by the Minnesota Green Building Conference. He had some thoughts that I thought were worth sharing. Jeremy titled his talk: Financing Green – Putting an End to Value Engineering for Green Bui[...]
May 25th, 2015
The final stop on our Russian green building tour was Chelyabinsk, an industrial city three hours south of Yekaterinburg. Driving past the factories on the city's border evoked images of Pittsburgh in its industrial heyday, making this a perfect stop for our educational exchange. Our hosts in Chely[...]