AIA Seattle Climate Action Course #aeck-SD116: Just Transition - Upstream and Downstream Impacts of Decarbonization
Presented by: Daniel Glenn, AIA, Eileen V. Quigley, Jonathan Heller, Anyeley Hallova
AIA/CES (HSW) Learning Units: 2.0 Hours
Course release date: July, 2021.
Moderator Daniel Glenn, AIA, Principal, 7 Directions Architects/Planners and a Native American architect, sets the stage by posing the question: “How can building professionals and their clients respond to the impacts of decarbonization?”
Eileen V. Quigley, Executive Director of the Clean Energy Transition Institute, discusses applying the five pillars of deep decarbonization in Washington State to help accelerate the path to zero-carbon buildings.
Jonathan Heller, President, Ecotope, Inc. takes us on a deep dive into the world of electrification and illustrates how clean energy options were incorporated into several buildings in the Pacific Northwest.
Anyeley Hallova, an equity & sustainability-focused real estate developer, presents a case study of the Meyer Memorial Trust Headquarters in Portland, Oregon, and how the design and process helped achieve its aggressive equity and sustainability goals.
These presentations are followed by an insightful panel discussion that further explores how to balance budget and clean energy goals, retrofitting existing buildings, and the impact of decarbonization on lower income communities.
Course Prices: $40 AIA members, $55 non-members (or purchase the 4-part series and save more than 20%)
(This continuing education course is licensed for viewing to a single individual. For discounted group viewing rates, please email Melissa@aecKnowledge.com or call 415.755.3058.)