Energy Efficient Building | Rhode Island

1 Hour Video Course | Approval #005-113
Improving energy efficiency through green building methods can save money and have less impact on the environment while also lowering your clients energy bills.



Instructor:  Roger Peck

Even as technological innovation creates new construction possibilities, incorporating energy-efficiency into building projects can not only provide a better quality of life but also protect the environment.  A comprehensive approach to resource and energy efficiency is the best method to achieve a resource and energy efficient building.  This one hour course will help builders identify important considerations and then apply those principles to a specific project.

Learning Objectives:  1)  Have an appreciation for energy consumption and the need for healthy, “green” energy. 2)  Understand the importance of building placement on the lot, “Brownfield” site clean-up methods and the need for soil erosion control and basic methods. 3) Have an understanding of material properties, recycling and finally, the process for LEED certification.

This Course Covers:

  • Environmental Concerns and Implications
  • Evaluating the Site and Remediation Strategies: Building orientation, erosion, water
  • “Green” power generation: solar, performance, varying sources
  • Photovoltaic, geothermal, recycling, air quality, LEED Rating System


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