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Pittsburgh 2030 District
29 August 2014 - 12:00am
On August 28, 2014, the Pittsburgh 2030 District officially expanded into the Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh, making us the first 2030 District in the nation to have two distinct boundaries.  The 22 Founding Property Partners in Oakland committed 244 buildings and 24.5 million square feet join...
Seattle 2030 District
14 August 2014 - 12:00am
Virginia Mason continues to receive national recognition for its commitment to environmental sustainability. In June 2014, the health care organization was one of only 10 health care organizations nationwide to receive the Circle of Excellence for Energy Award from Practice Green Health. The...
Seattle 2030 District
14 August 2014 - 12:00am
  Neighborhood-scale sustainable development is flourishing, as are tools for assessing and certifying the triple bottom line of projects. Ten neighborhood rating tools are reviewed for their best fit for planners, developers, and communities. As real estate continues to recover from...
Pittsburgh 2030 District
8 August 2014 - 12:00am
After much anticipation, Green Building Alliance is proud to announce the Pittsburgh 2030 District’s expansion into Oakland at a public event on Thursday, August 28th from 1 until 3pm at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum. The Commonwealth’s education, medical and technology hub,...
Seattle 2030 District
3 July 2014 - 12:00am
    Two years ago, Washington Athletic Club rolled out a cloud-based solution from ICONICS to monitor its energy usage and regulate consumption in real time. The organization is already saving more than US$200,000 per year on its energy bills. Rebecca Lambert finds out more Touch...
Pittsburgh 2030 District
23 June 2014 - 12:00am
Green Building Alliance and the Pittsburgh 2030 District are participating in a broader coalition of 2030 Districts and Lawrence Berkeley National Labs on a focused outreach effort to small commercial properties.  As part of the program, funded by the Department of Energy, GBA was fortunate to...
Pittsburgh 2030 District
23 June 2014 - 12:00am
More than 100 people gathered at the Hard Rock Café in Manhattan’s Times Square on June 9th to celebrate the people behind our country’s most efficient existing buildings.  Urban Green Council launched the EBie Awards (the “Existing Building” Awards) in 2012 to shine a spotlight on people who are...
Cleveland 2030 District
30 May 2014 - 12:00am
Participation in local energy efficiency organization is the latest of their many sustainability initiatives The Cleveland Indians are a national leader in sustainability for professional sports teams and facilities and are very active locally and nationally. In 2007, Progressive Field became the...
Pittsburgh 2030 District
23 May 2014 - 12:00am
Congratulations to Pittsburgh 2030 Community Partner, the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership, on the publication of the "2014 State of Downtown Report."  This report highlights seven key sectors, including environment and sustainability (page 38), and features project highlights on the Allegheny...
Pittsburgh 2030 District
17 April 2014 - 12:00am
At a special reception kicked-off by County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and City of Pittsburgh Sustainability Manager Grant Ervin, Green Building Alliance unveiled the Pittsburgh 2030 District’s Inaugural Progress Report. In the initial reporting period, 84 properties (85% of those participating)...

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