Pittsburgh News

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

27 December 2016 - 6:11am

Covestro Marketing Manager Selected for the 2030 Districts Network Board of Governors

Tim Thiel of Covestro, the Presenting Sponsor of the Pittsburgh 2030 District, is serving on 2030 Districts Network Board of Governors. Read the complete press release.

6 December 2016 - 5:50am

Saving Energy on a Holiday Tradition, Rebates for Efficiency Upgrades, and Managing Storm Water

Each month, the Pittsburgh 2030 District holds a Partner Meeting convening Property Partners, Community and Resource Partners, sponsors and other stakeholders to discuss the latest relevant happenings and information for the city. Meetings give

8 November 2016 - 9:10am

One Hundred Property Partners = Milestone Success!

The Pittsburgh 2030 District hit another major milestone on October 21, adding YWCA Greater Pittsburgh as its 100th Property Partner! Besides committing its headquarters located on Wood Street in Downtown Pittsburgh, the YWCA also plans to implement

24 October 2016 - 7:46am

Northside Development Plans Energy Upgrades, Bike Lanes and Uptown to Get a New District Energy Plant

Each month, the Pittsburgh 2030 District holds a Partner Meeting convening Property Partners, Community and Resource Partners, sponsors and other stakeholders to discuss the latest relevant happenings and information for the city. Meetings give

7 October 2016 - 8:32am

Pittsburgh 2030 District: Good for Business, Good for the Environment

Hear how the Pittsburgh 2030 District is working with organizations throughout the City of Pittsburgh to strengthen both the economy and the community.  As Georgia Petropoulos, Executive Director of OBID, says "It's good for your business, as well

13 September 2016 - 12:08pm

Pittsburgh 2030 District Expands into Northside, DCNR Secretary Commits Point State Park

The Pittsburgh 2030 District has expanded its boundary – for the 3rd time in as many years – into the Northside. The District, already the largest among 13 participating cities in North America, continues to grow at a record pace. In 2016 alone, the

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