Pittsburgh News

14 September 2017 - 9:51am

Wolf Administration Officials Discuss Advances in Sustainability, Efficiency and Transportation at Carnegie Mellon University Gathering

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Fielding questions from Carnegie Mellon University students, faculty and staff, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn and Transportation Secretary Leslie S

21 August 2017 - 6:37am

Pittsburgh: Leading Green Building Hub?

Read the TriplePundit article Pittsburgh: Leading Green Building Hub? by Leon Kaye.

3 August 2017 - 10:04am

Fall Intern Wanted!

The Pittsburgh 2030 District is seeking an intern for the fall semester. Check out GBA's website for complete information: Pittsburgh 2030 District Intern

1 August 2017 - 12:38pm

Diving into Lighting, Recycling, Materials, and District Energy

The Energy Innovation Center hosted the July Partner Meeting for Pittsburgh 2030 District participants. Attendees heard from four of the District’s sponsors who highlighted recent projects and initiatives, giving Property Partners ideas to take back

13 July 2017 - 9:46am

Lessons from Higher Education: Pittsburgh 2030 District Visits CMU

The Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation at Carnegie Mellon University hosted the June Partner Meeting for Pittsburgh 2030 District participants. Attendees heard from four presenters on a range of CMU projects and initiatives – from the

26 April 2017 - 6:33am

Local Innovation to National Leadership: Pittsburgh 2030 District Progress Report for 2016

The Pittsburgh 2030 District, a strategic initiative of Green Building Alliance, published its annual Progress Report on Tuesday, celebrating four years of rigorous reductions in energy use, water consumption, and transportation emissions. Property

10 April 2017 - 1:38pm

Dollars for Decreases: Demand Response

Does your organization have a building that could, if necessary, reduce your electricity use by at least 100 kW for short periods of time? If so, you might be a good candidate for Demand Response participation – a program that pays you for reducing

1 February 2017 - 1:45pm

Performance Measures for Downtown Development Plus Local & Regional Mobility

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, a civic educational, entertainment, and economic powerhouse for over three decades, hosted Pittsburgh 2030 District Partners for the January Partner Meeting. The trust shared their principles for the development of the

18 January 2017 - 1:43pm

The Fourth Metric: Indoor Air Quality and the Pittsburgh 2030 District

If you’re familiar with the Pittsburgh 2030 District, you can probably name the goals of the 2030 Challenge for Planning off the top of your head: 50% reductions (below baselines) for energy, water, and transportation emissions for existing

4 January 2017 - 9:43am

Encouragement from a Green Patriarch, Living Building Challenges, and More

The historic Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral, site of the popular Greek Food Festival, hosted Pittsburgh 2030 District Partners for the December Partner Meeting. In addition to learning what drives their efforts, we also heard from the Watt

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