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Are you interested in #green building tours in #NYC? Check out our NEW green building tours page #sustainability

Welcome to GreenHomeNYC Green Building Tours! The GreenHomeNYC Green Building Tours program offers guests an opportunity to visit innovative sustainable buildings and sites throughout New York City. Learn about energy efficient and sustainable building methods directly from building professionals such as the architects, engineers, developers and property owners involved with the site. Witness firsthand the inner workings and design details, and gain insights into the challenges and opportunities encountered by professionals in the green building field. Tours are typically held every other month, during the last week of the month depending on venue availability and opening hours. See our calendar for upcoming tours. Highlights of Recent Green Building Tours Green Tour Volunteer Opportunities Have ideas for a sustainable site to tour? Join the Green Tours group to share your...

Full article: http://greenhomenyc.org/green-building-tours/

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