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Pittsburgh’s Cleantech Leadership Flowering

CleanTechnica – August 24, 2017

Pittsburgh’s Cleantech Leadership Flowering


Pittsburgh ranks high on the Global Livability Ranking

The Economist Intelligence Unit – August 17, 2017

http://www.eiu.com/topic/liveability


This AI traffic system in Pittsburgh has reduced travel time by 25%

Smart Cities Dive – July 20, 2017

http://www.smartcitiesdive.com/news/this-ai-traffic-system-in-pittsburgh-has-reduced-travel-time-by-25/447494/


Q+A with Pittsburgh’s Chief Resilience Officer Grant Ervin

Architect Magazine– June 7, 2017

http://www.architectmagazine.com/technology/q-a-with-pittsburghs-chief-resilience-officer-grant-ervin_o


Pittsburgh’s Transformation Is a Model for Clean Energy Innovation

Harvard Business Review – June 6, 2017

https://hbr.org/2017/06/pittsburghs-transformation-is-a-model-for-clean-energy-innovation


Pittsburgh, the City Trump Prefers to Paris, Plans to Go Green

Bloomberg Markets  – June 2, 2017

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-06-02/pittsburgh-the-city-trump-prefers-to-paris-plans-to-go-green


Pittsburgh Could Lead in New Power Source for U.S. Cities

100 Resilient Cities – May 18, 2017

http://www.100resilientcities.org/blog/entry/pittsburgh-could-lead-in-new-power-source-for-u.s.-cities#/-_Yz5jJmg%2FMSd1PWI%3D/


One City in Pennsylvania is Set to Crush the 21st Century

Philadelphia Magazine – April 29, 2017

http://www.phillymag.com/business/2017/04/29/pittsburgh-philadelphia-tech-innovation/#iwAgQqhblBXAjH22.99


Built on Steel, Pittsburgh Now Thrives on Culture

April 12, 2017


Pittsburgh Among Top 10 Cities Where Downtown is Making a Comeback

March 20, 2017

http://www.realtor.com/news/trends/top-10-downtowns-that-have-made-a-comeback/?aid=11921783&pid=6157318&cid=aff_cj_rdcandrental_allaffiliates_cj


PGH Lab seeking startups to make Pittsburgh more efficient, engaged and eco-friendly

February 20, 2017

nextpittsburgh.com/business-tech-news/pgh-lab-seeking-startups-to-make-pittsburgh-more-efficient-engaged-and-eco-friendly


Pittsburgh Ranked 9th Least Dangerous for Pedestrians

January 10, 2016

bikepgh.org/2017/01/10/dangerous-by-design/


Modeling Multi-Stakeholder Resilience Strategies: Lessons from Pittsburgh, PA, and Oakland, CA

December 21, 2016

icleiusa.org/modeling-multi-stakeholder-resilience-strategies-lessons-from-pittsburgh-pa-and-oakland-ca


He’s Helping Pittsburgher Drivers Get The Green Light

December 20, 2016

pittsburghmagazine.com/Pittsburgh-Magazine/January-2017/Hes-Helping-Pittsburgher-Drivers-Get-The-Green-Light/#sthash.KOcOD0ua.dpuf


Pitt Researchers Find Better Way to Turn Greenhouse Gas Emissions into Fuel

December 13, 2016

nextpittsburgh.com/environment/university-of-pittsburgh-researchers-find-better-way-to-turn-greenhouse-gas-emissions-into-fuel/


Potential Hydro power Boom on Pittsburgh’s Three Rivers

December 9, 2016

http://www.alleghenyfront.org/are-we-heading-for-a-hydropower-boom-on-the-three-rivers/


5 Industrial Cities Making America’s Rust Belt Shine Again

November 28, 2016

http://www.vogue.com/13506742/rust-belt-travel-guides-detroit-pittsburgh-chicago-cincinnati-covington-milwaukee/


Wind Turbines Power Rachel Carson Bridge Lighting

November 18, 2016

windstax.com/about/big-news/


Battle Over Pa’s New Drilling Rules Not Over

November 4, 2016

alleghenyfront.org/no-the-battle-over-pennsylvanias-new-drilling-rules-is-not-over/


$1.7M State Grant Awarded to Parks Conservancy for Frick Environmental Center

October 20, 2016

pittsburghparks.org/news/press-release-1.7m-racp-grant-awarded-for-parks-conservancys-frick-environmental-center


Pittsburgh  Sustainable Fabric Producer Thread, Timberland Tackle Child Labor in Haiti

September 22, 2016

just-style.com/news/thread-and-timberland-tackle-child-labour-in-haiti_id128870.aspx


$437K Great Urban Parks Grant to Fund McKinley Park Green Infrastructure

August 8, 2016

http://www.pittsburghparks.org/news/parks-conservancy-recipient-of-437k-great-urban-parks-campaign-grant-for-mckinley-park-green-infrastructure


Frick Environmental Center Designed to Meet World’s Toughest Green Standards

August 3, 2016

inhabitat.com/pittsburghs-net-zero-frick-environmental-center-is-designed-to-meet-the-worlds-toughest-green-standards/


Phipps Named to World’s 10 Most Sustainable Architecture Projects 2016

May 2, 2016

huffingtonpost.com/entry/the-top-10-most-sustainable-architecture-projects-of-2016_us_5727856ee4b0b49df6abd9fe


Inside the Year’s 10 Most Sustainable Buildings

April 22, 2016

curbed.com/2016/4/22/11487222/earth-day-aia-cote-top-ten-2016-sustainable-design


AIA Names Phipps to 2016 Top 10 Green Projects

April 22, 2016

architectmagazine.com/awards/aia-announces-2016-aia-cote-top-ten-green-projects_o


How Three Rust Belt Cities Are Changing

May 16, 2008

grist.org/article/rustbelt/

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