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Pittsburgh to Host First Large-Scale Earth Day Pittsburgh Earth Day 2015With support by Pittsburgh Mayor William…
10 Easy Ways to Green Your Daily Life green pittsburghGuest Post by Kate Wilson Despite what the…
Eco Ways to Make Your Home More “Breathable” Green CleaningThe changing of the seasons invites…
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Pittsburgh to Host First Large-Scale Earth Day

Pittsburgh Earth Day 2015With support by Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto and local community and business leaders, the City of Pittsburgh will host its first large-scale citywide celebration of Earth Day on April 22, 2015. Mellon Square Park, Schenley Plaza, and the Fairmont Hotel will feature...

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Zipcar Partners with Carnegie Mellon Grads for Energy Tour

energy prospectorsZipcar Pittsburgh has recently partnered with Carnegie Mellon grads to help them uncover some of California’s most novel renewable energy sites. “The New Rush: Renewable Energy in California” is intended to raise awareness about energy, cleantech and sustainability. The two students, Sidharth Choudhary and Janak Gahlot, want to ...

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10 Easy Ways to Green Your Daily Life

green pittsburghGuest Post by Kate Wilson

Despite what the outside observer might think, Pittsburghers care about more colors than black and gold. The city has implemented numerous green initiatives over the past few years and it has become...

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3 Simple Ways to Save Energy with Your Refrigerator

refrigerator efficiencyGuest Post by Sarah Kellner, Home Depot

The benefits of green living are twofold: not only are you reducing your carbon footprint and making the earth a better place for future generations, but you're also saving money on your utility bills. Since the refrigerator is the second largest user of electricity...

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Eco Ways to Make Your Home More “Breathable”

Green CleaningThe changing of the seasons invites allergies and the asthma attacks. Those kinds of health disorders come out of nowhere and can affect every one us. The allergy symptoms can be very easily triggered, if you have dust in a lot of places in the house and, let's face it, everyone has.

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