Careers in Green Building: Equinox

Careers in Green Building
Green Built Alliance is hosting a work-based learning intern from Nesbitt Discovery Academy for the spring semester of 2018. During this time, students are tasked with exploring the fields that interest them the most, and our intern is drawn to career paths related to sustainability. She will be sitting down...

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Green Built Homes Highlights: February 2018 Affordable Housing

Green Built Homes
Green Built Alliance would like to recognize Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity, Union-Anson County Habitat for Humanity and Hendersonville’s Housing Assistance Corporation for completing certification of affordable Green Built Homes in February! These nonprofit organizations have made a commitment to building healthy, sustainable homes that are affordable to live in. Building a green home invests...

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Sustainability or Bust….

Heath moody
I discovered the world of Sustainable Development while in college in the beautiful Appalachian Mountains surrounding Appalachian State University. The idea of sustainable energy production/use, housing, and agriculture seemed like a no-brainer & an inevitable evolution for society… I also liked the fact that this discipline has far-reaching tentacles into...

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GreenWays and Means

Courtney Miller
One of the eco-friendly components of my cleaning business is that, whenever possible, I ride my bike with an attached trailer filled with products and supplies. The majority of my clients live outside of Asheville, so I end up driving often (I offset the miles with a company called TerraPass);...

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