29 Oct '13, 10am

Making Green Affordable, Part 2

is a founding partner and principal architect at Briburn . He is a Maine licensed architect and a LEED accredited professional. In late 2012 he teamed up with Architect Harry Hepburn and founded Briburn, where they practice “architecture for life” and specialize in energy-efficient, environmentally friendly design. For seven years prior to this he was the principal architect and founder of the Green Design Studio in Yarmouth, Maine. Chris is an enthusiastic participant and part-time moderator for the Building Science Discussion Group in Portland, Maine, a founding member of the USGBC United States Green Building Council (USGBC). Organization devoted to promoting and certifying green buildings. USGBC created the LEED rating systems. Maine Chapter, and a founding member of the Maine Passivhaus A residential building construction standard requiring very low levels of air leak...

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