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Help Your Building Get to the Next Century: Energy Performance, Sustainability, and Durability

  • Greater Portland Landmarks 93 High Street Portland, ME, 04101 United States (map)

Learn about the principles behind making existing buildings more energy efficient and the products, practices, and available resources that can help property owners conserve energy and meet sustainability goals.

Understand how to improve energy efficiency in older buildings while maintaining the historic character and architectural elements. The workshop will provide guiding principles and specific techniques and efforts that can be taken to save energy, improve occupant health, and promote durability and sustainability of older buildings. Local case studies will illustrate key principles and approaches to achieving energy efficiency and sustainability goals.  There will be time to discuss strategies for specific situations and to ask questions. The program will also include information on historic architectural styles and a discussion of the properties of building materials as relates to energy efficiency.

This program qualifies for 3 MREC approved CEU credits.
Presented by:

Peter Taggart, an expert and leader in preservation of older homes and buildings, energy efficiency and sustainable building practices.

Claire Betze, an expert and leader in the planning, design, and construction management of civil-environmental engineering projects and residential construction using sustainable design and building practices.

Cost: $35/$30 for Landmarks’ Members, Free for Premier REALTOR Program members

If you have any questions or concerns about accessibility please call us at 207-774-5561. 

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