Ohio Webinar: Sparks Fly! Onsite Renewable Energy Production

May 3, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Online Event
Eric Porr
This module is designed to introduce you to the world of onsite renewable energy production and the options that exist for LEED projects to address the built environment’s role in combatting global warming concerns based on historic electricity production levels. Participants will be offered an overview of the renewable energy production credits in the LEED BD+C, O+M, and ID+C rating systems and introduced to a project case study highlighting achievements incorporating renewable energy on site. Key terminology like net metering, distributed generation, and power purchase agreements are carefully reviewed for understanding. Finally, individuals will learn about eligible renewable energy system types and financing options available to help ensure success on LEED projects.


  1. Understand global warming and the built environment’s role
  2. Explore renewable energy production options for LEED buildings
  3. Understand net metering options for LEED projects
  4. Recognize the LEED BD+C, O+M and ID+C renewable energy production credits
This course is good for 1 LEED Specific CE Credit (BD+C)/(ID+C)/(O+M) and 1 AIA LU/HSW and is available for USGBC Ohio Members only.  For USGBC Ohio Membership, please visit our website.  Attendees must be registered by 10:30am the day of the webinar.  A link to the WebEx Meeting will be emailed to you from Eventbrite sixty minutes prior to the viewing.  Attendees can view the webinar from any computer with functioning audio and video. Please make sure that when joining the meeting you type in the full name(s) of all the registered viewers at your location viewing the webinar and stay for the duration of the video(s) to be considered as present.  CE credits will be submitted automatically.

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