Past Events

  • Go Zero Tour 2021 – In-person Segment

    October 16, 2021

    Note: This is the official, in-person segment of the Go Zero Tour 2021. See below for important notes about site locations and event format. COVID vaccination and mask are required

  • What’s ‘Greening-On’ in Portland? (In-person or Virtual)

    October 15, 2021, 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    Efforts to Keep Portland Green are happening in a number of different ways.  Come for a night of short presentations by some of Portland’s most impactful social justice and sustainable

  • 2021 Northwest Green Building Slam

    October 15, 2021, 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    3-Day event filled with conference style sessions, ending wtih the Green Building Slam on Friday evening. Register before 09/17 for early bird pricing: https://northwestgreen.org/ticketing/

  • Case Study: Oregon’s 1st Zero Energy Preschool

    October 15, 2021, 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

    Learn how the New Day School transformed an older Portland building into Oregon’s 1st Zero Energy preschool! Green Hammer Design-Build will share their process for creating this net-positive, all-electric renovation.

  • Healthy Homes – Energy Efficiency, Electrification and Equity

    October 15, 2021, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    Our panelists will discuss how weatherization and electrification programs and policies can best help energy burdened households lower their energy bills and create healthier homes. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/healthy-homes-energy-efficiency-electrification-and-equity-tickets-1723055...

  • Building Your Career with USGBC

    October 15, 2021, 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    Join USGBC Oregon during Portland Sustainable Building Week for a conversation about developing your own green building career path as an emerging professional by leveraging LEED and USGBC. Hear from

  • Homes of Tomorrow Today Tour

    October 15, 2021 - October 17, 2021

    New Annual Tour of New Construction Homes showcasing the best sustainable building practices and setting a benchmark for how future homes should be built to reach and exceed environmental demands

  • Student Voices | Climate Futures

    October 14, 2021, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Join OGS|PDX for a student-led discussion on climate futures and resilience. Students are demanding climate action in Portland and beyond. They are feeling the effects of climate change very deeply

  • Timber Bridges: the Old Becomes the New

    October 14, 2021, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

    Timber bridges compose over a quarter of all bridges in North America, yet they compose only 7% of bridge expenditures on existing bridges mostly for maintenance. Meanwhile, new timber bridge

  • Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (JEDI) In the Sustainable Building Industry

    October 14, 2021, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    The ZERO Coalition is proud to present a training focused on Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (JEDI) in the sustainable building industry for the fourth annual Sustainable Building Week (SBW) – an event-filled week

  • Induction Cooking – Clean, Efficient, High Performance Cooking

    October 14, 2021, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    Level Up Your Cooking! Induction Cooking Solutions from Simple to Sublime with high performance options to fit your needs and desires Join the Electrify Coalition for Electrification Week in partnership

  • Energy Trust of Oregon helps eliminate the guesswork in achieving high-performance efficiency

    October 14, 2021, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    Whether your project is large or small, Energy Trust offers flexible incentive packages and technical guidance to help you reach your energy goals. Join us to learn about incentives for

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