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Cool Green Summer Events for 2015

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Green Home Tour July 25, 10 am til Noon

The Green Living Member Circle will tour the Nietch Columbia Tusculum Residence/Yoga Studio. This addition and remodel was a labor of love for the owners, a yoga instructor and US EPA employee. Contact Chuck@, 513-260-9025 to register. Limited to 20. No charge but preference to USGBC members and guest. More.


Greener Stock Grand Reopening Aug 21 – 5  til 8 pm

3747 Eastern Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226 – Greener Stock is a one-of-a-kind Resource and Design Center specializing in natural, non-toxic, and eco-friendly building products including wall finishes, flooring, countertops, and water/energy efficiency. Member of the USGBC Green Home Tour sponsor The Sustainability Partnership of Cincinnati.


Community Shares Grub for Good Aug 22, 7 til 10 pm

Great food and a great cause at Gourmet Grub for Good, an amateur chef competition and fundraiser for Community Shares fundraiser, at Mayerson Jewish Community Center, 8485 Ridge Road. Earth Day will be there with shrimp/bacon and edible flowers appetizers. Macaron Bar and DTZsponsors.

nietch_green_home_tour_630-9138232July 25 Green Home Tour – Nietch Residence – from design through construction every detail was chosen to reinforce their mantra of living lightly. The home’s heating and cooling is supplemented with a solar thermal powered radiant floor heating system. Solar PV was installed to offset their energy bills. A 2,500 gallon tank captures and stores rain water. Attendees receive a great swag bag including info about the local U.S. Green Building Council’s Green Living Member Circle and our sponsor The Sustainability Partnership of Cincinnati.

Hi friend,

We’re promoting sustainable home tours in the hope that a community of passionate individuals will come together and create green homes in the Tri-State and help support the local Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council. Here are the other tours for 2015 and some of the 2016 tours:

• Sep 12, 2015, 10 till Noon – Fritz Residence, Sun Sugar Farms, Verona, KY
• Oct 3, 2015, 10 till Noon – Fischer Residence, Milford, OH
• Nov 14, 2015, 10 till Noon – Brad Cooper Tiny Home, Cincinnati, OH
• Jan 16, 2016, 10 till Noon – Winding Walks, Sayler Park, Cincinnati, OH
• Feb 20, 2016, 10 till Noon – Yankie Residence, Maderia, OH

Go to USGBC Green Living Member Circle to learn more, Attendance is limited so register early, contact Chuck Lohre, [email protected], 513-260-9025 for a reservation.

jeff_wyler_dc_fast_charger_cincinnati_100x100-8182534This DC Fast Charger is number 7 since January 1 to be installed and is located at the Jeff Wyler Nissan dealership in Fairfield. Kerri Nissan in Florence has another and Nissan with Clean Fuels Ohio gave Cincinnati five dual ChaDeMo/CSS units. The Zoo, Cinci State, Xavier, Findley Market and UC have the five others. AAA has two Level II units by their office on Central Ave. Level II units at the Dunnhumby, 580 garage on Walnut, at the Hilton parking are also online. Of course, Columbus has its own share of units installed and the Tanger Shopping Mall on I-71 by exit 65 or so also dedicated two units a few weeks ago. Thanks to Ray Cardona.

Sincerely, Chuck Lohre

There’s no such thing as a free lunch . . .,“Krista Atkins Nutter, Architect.

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