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GBA Issues 2 RFPs for Solar Installers and HVAC Contractors

Nonprofit news
Green Built Alliance has issued two Requests for Proposals in February to invite solar installers and HVAC contractors to bid on upcoming projects that reduce the energy burden of vulnerable residents in Buncombe County. Through these two projects that decrease energy consumption and increase clean-energy production, Green Built Alliance aims...

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Two Local Green Builders Win National Housing Innovation Awards

Member news
Two local Asheville green builders were selected to receive the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) prestigious Housing Innovation Award this year. Asheville joins cities such as Denver and Seattle with multiple award winners this year. The award recognizes U.S. builders deemed experts in the field of high-performance, energy-efficient homebuilding and...

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Invest a Few Minutes Today to Improve Future Building Codes

Nonprofit news
Our friends at North Carolina Building Performance Association are leading a campaign to nominate two building-performance professionals to fill key seats on the state's Building Code Council. NCBPA is advocating for one of our longtime members and close partners, Amy Musser of Vandemusser Design, to join the council, along with Chris Berg...

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GBA Fall 2020 Workshop Series Offers Continuing-Ed Credit

Nonprofit news
Green Built Alliance has curated a workshop series to fulfill all six elective hours required by the North Carolina Licensing Board for General Contractors, as well as being eligible for credit through the American Institute of Architects and certain other trade organizations. With discounts for members and free equitable access...

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