LEED and EnergyStar Rehabilitation Project Open House

house1Got plans after work? If not, come to the open house of a home, once slated for demolition, that has not only been restored, thanks to a loan from the City of Knoxville’s Blighted Property Redevelopment Program, but is also on track to achieve both LEED Silver and EnergyStar certification.

The current owners/developers of the project are Mountain View Restorations, LLC, a partnership of neighbors who purchased the blighted and abandoned property from the City of Knoxville in order to restore the house and turn it into a neighborhood asset.

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Climate Knoxville Encourages Knoxvilleans to Take Action Against Climate Change

climateknoxJoin your fellow ETN-USGBC members at the Climate Knoxville Action for Effective Climate Policies event on July 12 from 5-8PM at Market Square in downtown Knoxville to raise awareness of and to promote action on climate change.

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Congratulations to the City of Knoxville for Receiving Green Leadership Award

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Taken from: http://www.visitknoxville.com/

ETN-USGBC would like to congratulate the City of Knoxville on receiving the 2014 Tennessee Municipal League Achievement Award for Excellence in Green Leadership, which will be presented at the TML’s 75th Annual Conference on June 24, 2014, in the Chattanooga Convention Center in Chattanooga, TN.

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Ideas Were Shared, Connections Were Made, and Beer Was Consumed at the ETN-USGBC Social Hour

hops1ETN-USGBC members had a great time at the Hops and Hollers social hour Tuesday, June 17, where they gathered to drink local brews and socialize after a long day at the office. A big thank you to all the wonderful people who came out to network and share ideas.

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ETN-USGBC Social Event

HHJoin your fellow members of the ETN-USGBC at Hops and Hollers from 5:30PM to 7PM on Tuesday, June 17, to learn about local USGBC initiatives, and to network with other professionals and community activists in the area. Draft specials available for members.

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