Flooded Road

A series of workshops targeting agencies, designers, builders, and residents on techniques for designing and constructing green buildings are being held on St. Croix, St. Thomas, and St. John in 2013-2014. Sponsored by the VI Department of Planning and Natural Resources, Island Green Living Association, and NOAA, these workshops are free to attend. Green building videos and other resources from these trainings can be found at www.iglavi.org. Educational slideshows can be downloaded from http://data.nodc.noaa.gov/coris/library/NOAA/CRCP/project/20724/.

For more information on these workshops, contact Anne Kitchell with the Horsley Witten Group at 508-833-6600.

St. Thomas

Sugar Bay Resort
June 10-11, 2014
Flyer   Agenda   Summary
Our Islands Our Future - Introduction
Stormwater and Green Development
Green Building in the USVI
Native Plant Communities as Natural Landscaping
Improving the Permitting Process and the USVI Energy Picture
Compliance Division VI Waste Management Authority
Leading by Example: Agency Opportunities to go Green
Building Energy Science: The Building Envelope
How Much Green to go Green?

St. Croix

March 18, 2014. (completed)
Field Course.
For engineers, contractors, equipment operators, and other construction professionals   
Flyer (en espaƱol)
Bring hard hats, boots, and safety vests for field site visits.

March 19, 2014. (completed)
UVI RTPark 64 West Center
Flyer    Final Agenda    Summary with Handouts
Green Construction in USVI
Green Electrical Systems
Construction Waste Management
Stormwater Quiz

St. John

July 16, 2013  (completed)
St. John UVI Academic Center
Agenda   Summary    Handout
Building Green in USVI
Using Native Plants