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Mark Your Calendars for Upcoming Passive House Education for All Levels!

Mark Your Calendars for Upcoming Passive House Education for All Levels!

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[...]

Achieving Deep Carbon Reductions: Paths for Pennsylvania’s Electricity Future

Achieving Deep Carbon Reductions: Paths for Pennsylvania’s Electricity Future

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 [...]

Here's What's New: LEED Certified Buildings in Pittsburgh

Here's What's New: LEED Certified Buildings in Pittsburgh

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[...]

Finding An Eco-Friendly Apartment

Finding An Eco-Friendly Apartment

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[...]

We LOVE Our Members!

We LOVE Our Members!

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[...]

 

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