Mar 7 2018

Dallas 2030 Lunch & Learn: Understanding Your Building, Energy Star Best Practices - Dallas

Mar 7 2018 - 11:00am to 1:30pm

EPA’s ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager tool helps you measure and track the energy use, water use, waste and materials, and greenhouse gas emissions of your buildings. In this session, attendees will cover how to navigate the basic functionality of EPA’s ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager tool. We will take a deep dive into more advanced functionalities such as editing property data; correcting and updating property use details; using the data quality checker; sharing property data; using spreadsheet upload templates to update property data; setting goals and targets to plan energy improvements for properties; creating custom reports; and using the Sustainable Buildings Checklist.



North Texas Master Naturalists: Photography - A Naturalist's Tool - Dallas

Mar 7 2018 - 6:30pm
Meadows Conference Center
2900 Live Oak Street
Dallas , TX

Learn simple techniques to create compelling pictures that tell a story. Get introduced to principles of positioning and balance that help you get sharp and quick compositions out in the field or sitting at your desk. Find answers to some common challenges.

Note: Although the talk highlights smartphone cameras, it is equally relevant to a user of any camera. You are welcome to bring along any camera you are comfortable with.

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Arlington Conservation Council: Green Features of New Arlington Central Library - Arlington

Mar 7 2018 - 7:00pm
Fielder Museum
1616 W. Abram St
Arlington , TX

Learn about the green features of the new Arlington Central Library and how its Sun Club's will promote Arlington's sustainability by Yoko Matsumoto, Director of Libraries

Imagine a library with a butterfly garden, an edible garden, a seed library, voltaic lighting and more. This is what our new library is offering Arlington citizens with the help of $400,000, from Green Mountain Energy (GME) Sun Club. It’s the Sun Club’s largest grant ever. Yoko will explain the green features of the library and its sustainable programs made possible by the GME Sun Club.

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