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Ellen speaking about Energy Efficient Design on Monday, September 21st.

Posted on | September 17, 2009 | No Comments

NYSECCC DOB PRESENTATIONOn Monday, September 21st at 3:30 Ellen is giving a talk with Matt Bendix, PE entitled¬†”Energy Code Design for Residential Buildings”. ¬†The event will be hosted by HOK Architects at 620 Avenue of the Americas #6, NYC.

This session is part of the NYC Department of Buildings – Hosted Seminars in Energy Conserving Design and the Energy Code in conjunction with the Urban Green Expo being held next week.

This session is geared towards licensed professionals and will include energy-conserving strategies for residential buildings such as reducing air infiltration, tightening the building envelope, reducing lighting and cooling loads and providing efficient heating, ventilating and cooling systems.

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Established in 1999, Ellen Honigstock Architect PC is a full-service architecture and energy auditing firm based in DUMBO, Brooklyn.

Our solutions are environmentally conscious and the criteria we use are based on national standards developed to bring long-term saving, efficiency and well-being to our clients. Over 35 years combined experience building in New York City gives us an edge in meeting tough schedules and navigating the city's complicated requirements.

About Ellen:

As the Residential Green Building Advocate for the Urban Green Council since 2007, Ellen has been promoting sustainability in the residential marketplace in NYC.

In the position of Chair of the Homes Subcommittee the NYC Greening the Codes Task Force, Ellen has been heavily involved in recommending new green policy in NYC as related to updating building codes, rules and regulations.

Ellen teaches Building Science, Building Envelope, Water Conservation, Indoor Air Quality, Quantifying Energy and Green Building Plans at the 1,000 Green Supers program for The SEIU Local 32 BJ Thomas Shortman Training Fund.

Registered Architect, NY, NJ, CT
LEED Accredited Professional
BPI Certifications:
Building Analyst
Energy Efficient Building Operator
Multi-Family Building Analyst

Ellen Honigstock, LEED AP
Ellen Honigstock Architect PC
45 Main Street #806
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(212) 228-1585


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