Please join the MD-PACE program at a number of sustainability and clean energy related events throughout the month of June!
MD-PACE is excited to promote the many virtual clean energy related events taking place throughout Maryland and the region this month!
6/8 Better Buildings Summer Webinar Series – Electrifying our Buildings: Challenges and Solutions
The Better Buildings Summer Webinar Series kicks off with a webinar on the subject of building electrifying. In order to meet climate goals, large buildings must move away from using natural gas and other fossil fuels for heating and cooling and turn to electricity for building operations.
6/11-12 ULI – Leading with Impact: Becoming a Force for Good in Commercial Real Estate
In this webinar, learn what others in the real estate development, finance and investment, or related industries are doing to ensure a high standard of equity and a people-first approach. The event starts with a networking session on Friday June 11th and is followed by a full day of learning on Saturday June 12th.
6/15 Better Buildings Summer Webinar Series – Becoming ESPC-ready
State and local government can benefit greatly when they achieve energy savings through Energy Savings Performance Contracting (ESPC). An expert panel will discuss how best to enable this contracting for state and local government, universities, K-12 schools, and hospitals.
6/16 Maryland Energy Innovator Accelerator – 2021 MEIA Finale
The Maryland Energy Innovation Accelerator (MEIA), a program of the Maryland Clean Energy Center (MCEC), is a venture development and advancement program focused on commercializing advanced energy and climate technologies developed at Maryland-based businesses, universities, and federal laboratories. This event celebrates the work done thus far by MEIA’s latest cohort, featuring advances in biofuel and manufacturing technologies.
6/17 Better Buildings Summer Webinar Series – Boosting industrial and manufacturing efficiency and resiliency with CHP (combined heat and power)
The industrial and manufacturing industries are high energy users and as such can improve resiliency and increase profit through informed use of energy efficiency technologies. Sign up for this webinar to learn how combined heat and power (CHP) can benefit manufacturing and industrial properties.
6/22 Better Buildings Summer Webinar Series – Financing in higher education
Institutions of higher education may find it difficult to find funding for energy projects, but the benefits are clear. In this webinar, join in a discussion centering on what financing exists for higher education and what this segment needs to take advantage of energy savings.
6/24 USGBC MD, NCR, & VA Present: Local Government Leadership Panel
In the past decade, local government has been a great source of innovation in green building policy. In this webinar, learn how policy leaders in the Maryland-D.C.-Virginia region were able to craft and implement some of the most aggressive building codes, policies and incentive programs in the nation.
6/29 Better Buildings Summer Webinar Series – What’s hot with heat pumps
Heat pumps are an underutilized suite of technologies that can provide commercial properties with energy savings and more comfortable interiors. Now with state policies and incentives, heat pump systems are more available and profitable than ever before. In this webinar, participate in a discussion including an overview on heat pumps and how businesses can access them.