We’ve compiled another wonderful group of speakers with knowledge and perspective to share with building owners, operators, and practitioners alike!
Join us for a walking tour of Millvale and learn all about the multiple sustainability initiatives underway in that community!
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May 25th, 2016
I feel privileged and honored to have attended the International Living Future Institute’s (ILFI) Living Future UnConference 2016 in Seattle, WA. I found the conference to be nothing short of inspiring, transformational, and uplifting. A perfect blend of technical analysis, big thinking, and spiritu[...]
May 22nd, 2016
The Inspire Speakers Series season finale exemplified the goal of the entire program – to share, engage, connect, and inspire action. Internationally acclaimed environmentalist, author, and sustainability pioneer Paul Hawken, along with Dr. Joylette Portlock, president of Pittsburgh nonprofit Commu[...]
May 20th, 2016
We kicked off our Race to Zero Energy series on May 12th with a panel of experts who shared their perspectives and recommendations on passive strategies to reduce energy consumption in buildings. Laura Nettleton, of the sustainable architecture and design firm Thoughtful Balance, kicked off the pa[...]
May 19th, 2016
Thanks to Covestro, LLC's new sponsorship with the Energy Innovation Center (EIC), Pittsburgh will soon have a new, innovative, efficient and beautiful meeting space in the Uptown neighborhood. The 2,150 sq. ft. conference room will be complemented with a 725 sq. ft. adjoining classroom, overlooking[...]
May 12th, 2016
As the demand for energy grows and the human impact on natural resources like fresh water becomes more profound, public and private entities are relying on environmental engineers to address current and future challenges facing our society. In order for its students to capitalize on this changing jo[...]