Join us and PHLF for insight into the complex and deep relationship between historic preservation and sustainability!
Environmental Justice and Civic Conversation with Dr. John Francis, Planetwalker and Other Local Leaders
As a Project Manager and Designer at Perfido Weiskopf Wagstaff + Goettel, Jennifer integrates sustainability into every aspect of the projects in which she’s involved.
Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour of Google Pittsburgh’s newest offices.
Join Passive House of Western PA and GBA for a virtual training in using the Passive House Planning Package!
March 27th, 2017
So. Building Codes. There it is, a title as unvarnished as its subject. There’s no dressing up building codes. They can’t be set to plucky music. So why are they worthy of your attention? Well to start, Pennsylvania’s inability to adopt up-to-date codes is costing you money. And I don’t just mean i[...]
March 9th, 2017
As a Project Manager and Designer at Perfido Weiskopf Wagstaff + Goettel, Jennifer Szczesniak integrates sustainability into every aspect of the projects in which she's involved. When she joined Perfido Weiskopf Wagstaff + Goettel (PWWG) in 2015, Jennifer Szczesniak also became a member of GBA thro[...]
February 27th, 2017
The following guest blog post by Patricia DeMarco, a member of the Forest Hills Borough Council, describes the process the borough undertook to arrive at a sound decision for their community members: a new net-zero borough building. Forest Hills Borough, a community of about 6,500 people lo[...]
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 [...]