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CSBR to develop green training curriculum

The city of Saint Paul has received a $50,000 “green training” grant from the Minnesota State Energy Sector Partnership. The College of Design’s Center for Sustainable Building Research (CSBR) will develop a curriculum to train developers, architects, contractors, city staff, and others on how to comply with the sustainable-building policy. Bill Clements covers the grant for Finance & Commerce, but his report is behind the publication’s paywall.

Update: September 28, 2010: InsightNews.com also has a story about the grant.

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CSBR partners with City of Saint Paul on MSESP green grant

The college’s Center for Sustainable Building Research (CSBR) in partnership with the City of Saint Paul has received a $50,000 Minnesota State Energy Sector Partnership (MSESP) green grant. The 14 MSESP green grants total more than $1.1 million and are used to train Minnesotans for jobs in energy efficiency and the renewable energy industry. The CSBR-Saint Paul grant will be used for training on sustainable building codes.

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