Join us as we explore new LEED Pilot Credits with some great speakers!
When it comes to green buildings, Pittsburgh finished 2016 with a bang, and we’re off to a strong start this year!
Join Passive House of Western PA and GBA for a virtual training in using the Passive House Planning Package!
Clothes dryers aren’t much more efficient than they were decades ago
February 23rd, 2017
Hello! Whether you’re new to the topic of Passive House design or you want to further hone your technical professional Passive House skills, GBA has partnered with Passive House Western PA (PHWPA) to make a variety of Passive House related topics available throughout the year. Check out the events b[...]
February 21st, 2017
By guest blogger Eleanora Kaloyeropoulou, Climate and Energy Fellow at Pennsylvania Environmental Council On March 15-16, 2017 the Pennsylvania Environmental Council is convening Achieving Deep Carbon Reductions: Paths for Pennsylvania’s Electricity Future in Pittsburgh. This conference will bring [...]
February 13th, 2017
When it comes to green buildings, Pittsburgh finished 2016 with a bang, and we're off to a strong start this year! A plethora of projects have been certified with LEED or ENERGY STAR® ratings. We've highlighted some of these projects below. In Larimer, three single-family homes have been LEED Plati[...]
February 8th, 2017
Homeowners can make great strides to change the carbon footprint of their homes through weatherization, the installation of insulation and using alternative energy sources. But as a renter, your hands are tied. So if you’re hoping to keep your housing eco-friendly and save on your utilities bill, yo[...]
February 3rd, 2017
Really, we do. We are inspired by your dedication to creating a sustainable future for Western Pennsylvania that is socially just, economically viable, and environmentally responsible. Thanks to our members and supporters, we are making positive, measurable change in our region — dramatically red[...]