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Nadav Malin’s Top Three Reasons to Get Yourself to BuildingEnergy ’15

NESEA as an organization and the annual BuildingEnergy conference in particular have been touchstones throughout my 24-year career at BuildingGreen. I’m already getting excited about the upcoming BuildingEnergy conference in Boston, March 3 to 5, 2015. Info and registration are online at:

Here are my top three reasons:

1. New partnerships between NESEA and […]

NESEA Speakers at BuildingEnergy 15:

Todd Bachelder, Lee Gustafson, Ken Levenson, Kurt Roth, and Alan Wall

Todd Bachelder

Tuesday Workshop: Energy Efficiency and Green Building Technologies – Made in Germany

Lee Gustafson


Tuesday, March 03, 2015 10:00 am to 1:00 pm BuildingEnergy 15 Workshops

Ken Levenson

Germany is known around the world for the high quality […]

NESEA Speakers at BuildingEnergy 15: Terry Brennan

H2-Uh-Oh: Moisture Risks and How to Manage Them

Terry Brennan

Thursday, March 05, 2015 8:30 am to 10:00 am Multi-Sector

Do you understand moisture dynamics? Do you have a comprehensive plan to control moisture in your buildings? If you answered no to either question, then you run the risks of occupant discomfort, mold […]

NESEA Speakers at BuildingEnergy 15: Kohta Ueno and Chris Corson

Super Insulated Walls and Moisture: Does Bad Stuff Happen?

Chris Corson

Wednesday, March 04, 2015 11:00 am to 12:30 pm Single Family

High-R or super-insulated walls are a common component of high performance housing. However, in cold climates, these walls run the risks of cold-weather condensation, and general durability issues due to reduced […]

NESEA Speakers at BuildingEnergy 15: Aubrey Gewehr and David White

Sensible Solutions to Latent Problems: Managing Humidity in High Performance Homes

Aubrey Gewehr

Thursday, March 05, 2015 10:30 am to 12:00 pm Single Family

Low-load homes struggle with summertime humidity more than conventional homes, and the Northeast isn’t getting any less tropical. Let’s get ready. We will consider how latent and sensible loads […]

NESEA Speakers at BuildingEnergy 15: Peter Temple PE and Amelia Thrall

Tuesday Workshop – Sustainable Design for Developing Countries

Peter Temple PE(Amelia Thrall’s photo unavailable)

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm BuildingEnergy 15 Workshops

This active-learning workshop will explore the challenges of sustainable design in developing countries. Following a brief presentation and discussion of recent projects, participants will be divided into […]

NESEA Speakers at BuildingEnergy 15: George Mokray, Viraj Puri, and Rebecca Rahmlow


George Mokray

Urban Food Production, Distribution and Energy Recovery

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

4:00 pm to 5:30 pm


Viraj Puri

As architects, engineers, and municipal planners, how can we rethink the built environment to install more urban food production and distribution in the city?

Rebecca Rahmlow

An urban permaculture […]

NESEA Speakers at BuildingEnergy 15: Steven Burke, Martine Dion, and Jim Newman

Steven Burke

Tuesday Workshop – Greenest Schools: LEED v4 For Schools

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm BuildingEnergy 15 Workshops

LEED v4 For Schools is the mandated rating system for new school projects in Massachusetts, according to the MSBA.

Martine Dion

Is your firm up-to-date on the new LEED? This […]

NESEA Speakers at BuildingEnergy 15: Mick Dunn

Mick Dunn

Solar Air Heating 2.0

Wednesday, March 04, 2015 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm Commercial & Institutional

You think trombe walls are a relic of the 70s, right? Using extensive data from multiple case studies throughout Maine, New Hampshire & Massachusetts, including a high school, a fire station and a public works facility, […]

NESEA Speakers at BuildingEnergy 15: Barbra Batshalom

Tuesday Workshop – Getting to 2030: Frameworks & Roadmaps to Help You Achieve Portfolio-Wide Performance Improvements

Barbra Batshalom

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 9:00 am to 5:00 pm BuildingEnergy 15 Workshops

Being a truly green firm is about more than just being “able” to deliver LEED projects. It’s about aligning overall company vision, management, […]