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Tuesday, May 10 • 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Net Positive Energy: Power and the Living Building Challenge Workshop
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN: http://www.livingfutureunconference.org/register/
Both conference (additional fees apply) and non-conference attendees may register for this workshop. Need help adding it onto your existing registration? Contact us at LF@living-future.org

LOCATION: ZGF Office (24th Floor), 925 Fourth Avenue, Suite 2400, Seattle, WA 98104
PRICING
Early Bird (through 4/26): $125 Members / $200 Non-Members
Beginning 4/27: $150 Members / $225 Non-Members
Want to attend two workshops? Get $50 off the total if you register for two! Enter the code DOUBLE on check out to get the discount!

Net Zero Energy Buildings have reached a tipping point. The economic limitations that restricted their success in the past have changed drastically and the technologies needed to achieve Net Zero Energy are now readily available. This session will begin by taking a look at the Living Building Challenge, particularly the intricacies of the Energy Petal, to teach participants what is involved with achieving a Net Zero Energy project and what it means to become Net Positive. The session will showcase the latest Net Positive Energy Building projects, uncover the strategies and technologies used and the policies and programs in place that are accelerating the uptake of Net Zero and Net Positive Energy Buildings and Communities. Finally, the session will look to the future and uncover the trends emerging in Net Zero Energy, including the push to Net Positive Energy, and discuss how each participant can take the lessons learned into their own practice.

This workshop is pre-approved for 4 CE's with AIA, GBCI and LFA. 

Speakers
avatar for Brendan Cook

Brendan Cook

NZE Manager, International Living Future Institute
Brendan is an entrepreneurial, renewable energy expert who finds creative solutions for communities, buildings and organizations. His previous work and education have taken him around the world living in Europe, Asia and North America, influencing his perspective on the planet and contributing to his knowledge in the sustainability field.  He has most recently worked as a Senior Analyst at the Center for Resource Solutions and is currently a... Read More →
avatar for Brad Liljequist

Brad Liljequist

Director, Net Zero Energy Buildings and Living Community Challenge, International Living Future Institute
As director of the Institute's Net Zero Energy and Living Community programs, Brad is at the forefront of a global transformation toward a carbon-free future. He directed development of the Petal and Net Zero Energy Certified zHome, the first multifamily zero net energy community in the United States, as well as Issaquah Fire Station 72, the world’s most energy efficient fire station and recipient of the international 2012 ASHRAE Technology... Read More →


Tuesday May 10, 2016 1:00pm - 5:00pm
ZGF Office 925 Fourth Avenue, Suite 2400, Seattle, WA 98104