Are you interested in learning more about Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy’s Frick Environmental Center? Join us for an in-depth tour of the construction site and the process of pursuing Living Building Challenge certification with Marijke Hecht, Director of Education at Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy.
Head on over to our Facebook page and “Join” the event. Or tweet #emeraldeveningpgh. Contest ends 9/19. Winners announced 9/20. Good luck!
After much anticipation, Green Building Alliance (GBA) 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.
Green Building Alliance reflects on creating a healthier and higher-performing Western Pennsylvania. Check out our 2013 Annual Report!
Learn more about the progress of the Pittsburgh 2030 District and download the complete report on our blog. Pittsburgh 2030 District Unviels Inagural Progress Report
September 19th, 2014
Steelers Football: Know Your Opponent will help us all learn just a little about green building initiatives in our opponent team cities. Now you can impress your tailgating friends with some fun trivia! Are you ready for some football-inspired green building fun facts? The Steelers may have[...]
September 17th, 2014
Green hotels are big right now, so it's no wonder that Trip Advisor launched its GreenLeaders Program with the USGBC, UNEP, and Energy Star. This is great news for hotel guests looking for rooms without the guilt of environmentally unfriendly hotel practices and great for hoteliers looking to cash i[...]
September 12th, 2014
At last March's Inspire Speakers Series lecture, Amy George (then Amy Piccirilli) from the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh joined us as the local speaker presenting alongside Bob Berkebile. Amy's presentation made Bradd and I think in a broader sense about the connections between buildings, sustainabili[...]
September 12th, 2014
We're so excited for next week's Emerald Evening 2014: Legacy & Luminary Awards! If you haven't purchased your tickets yet, there's still time, but not much! Hurry, because we're closing registration soon! Dinner Gala Registration closes on Monday (9/22) and Awards Ceremony/Dessert Reception [...]