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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)...
Pittsburgh 2030 District
14 April 2014 - 12:00am
Fairmont Pittsburgh has joined the Pittsburgh 2030 District in a commitment to work towards a 50% reduction in energy and water consumption, and transportation emissions.  The Fairmont Pittsburgh is the first hotel in Pittsburgh to commit to the District and joins the Fairmont Olympic Hotel in...
Seattle 2030 District
27 March 2014 - 12:00am
 
Pittsburgh 2030 District
19 March 2014 - 12:00am
Motivation Despite many years of progress, Pittsburgh’s outdoor air quality is still less than desirable.  Good air quality is imperative to personal and regional success, yet people typically spend 90% of their time indoors.  As a result, indoor air quality (IAQ) is just as important as outdoor...
Pittsburgh 2030 District
13 March 2014 - 12:00am
Led by the Pittsburgh 2030 District participants, the Office of Mayor William Peduto, the City of Pittsburgh, Green Building Alliance and Sustainable Pittsburgh are partnering to engage downtown property owners and managers in Earth Hour 2014. You are encouraged to participate by dimming or turning...
Pittsburgh 2030 District
11 March 2014 - 12:00am
Green Building Alliance is pleased to announce that Anna Siefken and Isaac Smith have joined the Pittsburgh 2030 District Team as Special Projects Director and Resource Specialist respectively. Ms. Siefken brings significant building performance sector experience to Pittsburgh 2030 District...

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