The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) says applications are now being accepted for the 2009 NAHB National Green Building Awards.
awards honor home builders, remodelers, home builders' associations and other
organizations for advancing green building through innovative design and
construction techniques, educational programs and advocacy efforts.
are presented at a gala dinner during the NAHB National Green Building Conference.
The 11th annual conference is set for May 8-10 in Dallas.
Organizers say they have made a
number of improvements to this year's entry process to make it easier to apply.
To conserve paper, all applications must be submitted by mail on a compact disk.
No binders or other application packets will be accepted.The entry
deadline is Jan. 31, 2008.
also introduced the Advocate of the Year -- State and Local Government Award to
honor individuals or teams that promote green initiatives and go the extra mile
to advance sustainable building and development strategies in their
communities. Applications for this award must be submitted by the home
builders' association in that jurisdiction.
For more information on the awards
and submission process, visitwww.nahb.org/greenbuildingawards.
NAHB now accepting National Green Building Awards submissions
November 5, 2008