City Buildings

PEA’s Emily Schapira Speaks at Energy and Innovation in Pennsylvania Workshop and Reception

Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018 Time: 1:00 PM to 7:30 PM Location: Penn State at The Navy Yard, 4960 South 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19112 Join Ameresco for a FREE workshop and reception as they celebrate their new Philadelphia office and commitment to evolving microgrid business initiatives.  The Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) is partner for this event and PEA’s […]

Wharton Energy Conference

Date: Friday, October 26, 2018 Time: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Location: Union League Club of Philadelphia,  140 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102 Established in 2007, the Wharton Energy Conference (WEC) is now one of the largest energy conferences in the Northeast, and the premiere event organized by an MBA student body. The WEC promotes dialogue […]

The Next Wave of Green Jobs in Philly’s Clean Energy Sector

Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018 Time: 5:30 pm  – 7:30 pm Location: Philadelphia City Hall, 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd, Council Chambers, Room 400, Philadelphia, PA 19107 This workshop will discuss opportunities for minority-owned businesses to get involved in energy efficiency and renewable energy. Presenters will discuss how Philly is working to implement the Mayor’s commitment […]

The Move to Adopt 2018 Building Code

Though it might not seem all that glamorous, Philadelphia’s switch to 2018 energy efficiency building standards will have far-reaching impacts, such as lowering the city’s carbon footprint, addressing income inequality and decreasing energy bills. The City is currently operating under the 2009 International Construction Code for commercial and multi-family buildings, but with the jump-ahead, which […]