Wednesday, July 08, 2020

Green Building Consulting, the area’s most renowned source for green building energy modeling, testing, certifications, and knowledge, has established Green Building University (GBU). GBU will offer educational sessions on all aspects of green building. Led by Barb Yankie, and co-hosted by some of the fields most respected names, GBU plans on delivering education to the regions builders, developers, architects, designers, engineers, consultants, contractors, and anyone else in need of a greater understanding of green building practices, strategies, implementation and implications.

To accomplish these goals, Green Building Consulting has expanded their corporate offices in downtown Cincinnati to house the new Green Building University Training & Showcase Center. The Center, housed in an 1898 Italianate historic building, has been upgraded to showcase some of the green building industry’s best practices and products. These installations serve as inspiration to the many participants of GBU’s educational sessions for solutions to many of today’s green building challenges.

Green Building Consulting can provide full administrative services for your project, from initial planning to final certification.


We will:

  • Help your team establish environmental goals and identify program credits to target

  • Track the project’s progress toward goals and keep the team on course

  • Facilitate integrated design meetings

  • Research specific questions, materials or strategies to determine viable options for program credit compliance

  • Manage timelines, gather documentation and review the team’s work for completeness

  • Assist in the selection of a commissioning agent

  • Train general contractors and sub-contractors on compliance with the program’s credit requirements