Pittsburgh Earth Day 2015 seeks to inspire area businesses with a panel of experts discussing the critical role businesses play in the sustainability movement. The Celebrate Sustainability Speakers Event is free and will be held from 8:00 to 10:00 AM on Earth Day (4/22) at Vallozzi's Restaurant in downtown Pittsburgh, a LEED Certified Gold Building. [...]
Retail stores across the country have been making efforts toward using solar power energy in their offices, stores, and manufacturing plants. Pittsburgh businesses are already on the right track and utilizing solar energy throughout the city - making Pittsburgh a greener place to live! “Few people realize that Pennsylvania has over 440 solar energy companies [...]
Guest Post by Rachel Filippini, Executive Director, Group Against Smog and Pollution (GASP) Each passing week seems to bring Pittsburgh another major accolade. Recent praise includes being listed by Forbes as one of America’s Best Places to Retire in 2015 and Zillow naming Pittsburgh the Best Market for First-Time Home Buyers in 2015. World class [...]
Special thanks to WHIRL Magazine for the fabulous feature, Paint the Town Green with Pittsburgh Earth Day on April 22 in this month's issue. For a comprehensive event listing and details behind Pittsburgh Earth Day- the first citywide celebration of sustainability, visit this link.
Schenley Plaza will be home to afternoon of Pittsburgh Earth Day activities on Wednesday, April 22nd from 11AM-2PM including an Eco-Art Market, Yoga in the Park, kid-friendly entertainment and more! Then at 2PM under the huge tent at Schenley Plaza, the Eco-Art Market will transform into a dance party with Pittsburgh's DJ Nugget from 2-4:20PM. [...]
Pittsburgh Earth Day 2015 seeks to inspire area businesses with a panel of experts discussing the critical role businesses play in the sustainability movement. The Celebrate Sustainability Speakers Event will examine how the business community helps put Pittsburgh on the map as an internationally recognized hub for sustainability and innovation. Attendees will enjoy a continental [...]
Who needs a set of wheels to get around in Pittsburgh? Our beautiful city boasts several options for getting around town with growing options for alternative transportation each year. Each time you use public transportation, ride sharing services, and eco-friendly vehicles, you are contributing to a greener environment for Pittsburgh! We’re highlighting some of the [...]