Green Building Community

Rate It Green’s Community is a gathering place for connecting and sharing green building information and experiences. Add your thoughts and questions to our discussions, or create or join a group that interests you. With your participation, we can create a powerful resource and connect green builders across the globe.

Start a Discussion

Pennsylvania Discussions

Sort By:      Posted By:      Per Page:
Page 3 of 6

Sota Construction HQ Tour and Happy Hour, May 21, Bellevue, PA

Green Building Tour,LEED Platinum

by AbbieKnight

OTA CONSTRUCTION CORPORATE OFFICES Sota Construction’s corporate offices is Western PA’s first LEED Platinum NC (New Construction), and holds two AIA Pittsburgh Design Awards for sustainability and design excellence.  Th… more...

  Filed under: Pennsylvania

0 replies | 728 views | Posted on: 05/14/2019 | Last updated: 05/14/2019

Emerging Professionals Brunch Discussion: Navigating Health and Wellness Standards, May 19, Pittsburgh, PA

Healthy Building,Emerging Green Professionals

by AbbieKnight

Members of GBA’s Emerging Professionals committee will host EP Brunch Discussions as complements to the series on Health in the Built Environment and Social Equity in the Built Environment. These casual, intim… more...

  Filed under: Pennsylvania

0 replies | 762 views | Posted on: 05/14/2019 | Last updated: 05/14/2019

The Building Industry's Role in Social Equity, April 24, Pittsburgh, PA

Design,Social Equity,built environment

by AbbieKnight

As architects, builders, and developers, what part do we play in creating a city with opportunities for everyone? Join for the first event in Green Building Alliance's Social Equity in the Bu… more...

  Filed under: Pennsylvania

0 replies | 905 views | Posted on: 03/27/2019 | Last updated: 03/28/2019

BioPhilly 5 Conference in Philadelphia, PA on April 11th

living air conditioning,carbon sponges

by AbbieKnight

Living Air Conditioning & Carbon Sponges: Vertical Forests, Meadow Roofs, and other Plant-based Systems to Beat the Heat  Climate scientists predict that within 30 years, Philadelphia could spend as many as74 days a year abov… more...

  Filed under: Pennsylvania

0 replies | 898 views | Posted on: 03/19/2019 | Last updated: 03/19/2019

Living Product Challenge in Practice, April 2, Philadelphia, PA

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

The Living Product Challenge, like the Living Building Challenge, shines a light on manufacturing practices that negatively impact our environment and human health, and provides a beacon toward how to do things better. It looks to push b… more...

  Filed under: Pennsylvania

0 replies | 737 views | Posted on: 03/13/2019 | Last updated: 03/13/2019

Building Re-Tuning: an Energy Sustainability Series, February 27, 7:30am-3pm, Monroeville, PA

Energy Efficiency,Sustainability

by ella.nielsen44 Student

The Pennsylvania Technical Assistance Program (PennTAP) is offering a three-workshop Building Re-Tuning (BRT) series, reviewing a low-cost/no-cost approach to ensuring that a building is operating at maximum efficiency. This is… more...

  Filed under: Pennsylvania

0 replies | 846 views | Posted on: 02/04/2019 | Last updated: 02/04/2019

True Zero Waste Symposium, February 21, 8am-3pm, Pittsburgh, PA

Recycling,Zero Waste,reducing waste

by ella.nielsen44 Student

Join the Pennsylvania Resource Council and their Zero Waste Pennsylvania team to learn how your business or institution can advance its solid waste and recycling goals with fiscally responsible strategies. This workshop … more...

  Filed under: Pennsylvania

0 replies | 1252 views | Posted on: 02/01/2019 | Last updated: 02/01/2019

Green Building Alliance Emerging Professionals Annual Kick-Off Event, January 23, 6-8 pm, Pittsburgh, PA

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

GBA’s Emerging Professionals will have their annual kick-off event at IKM’s beautiful LEED certified office space atop 11 Stanwix in downtown Pittsburgh. Join the Emerging Professionals committee members and GBA staff to learn a… more...

  Filed under: Pennsylvania

0 replies | 468 views | Posted on: 01/17/2019 | Last updated: 01/17/2019

Certified Passive House Tradesperson Training, November 5- 6, Pittsburgh, PA

Green Building,Passive House,Training event

by Phillip304 Green Research & Development Analyst

In Green Building Alliance's continuing effort to support healthy & high performance buildings, Green Building Alliance are happy to bring you Passive House Tradesperson Training!  Green Building Alliance has been working with … more...

  Filed under: Pennsylvania

0 replies | 758 views | Posted on: 10/14/2018 | Last updated: 10/14/2018

CEOs for Sustainability Speaker Series: Driving Business Value Through Supply Chain Sustainability October 24 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am, Pittsburgh, PA

CEOs for Sustainability,Sustainable supply chain

by AbbieKnight

More companies recognize that working with suppliers to create a sustainable supply chain is a business imperative, critical to the organization’s success. After all, the supply chain accounts for 50–70 percent of total expenses… more...

  Filed under: Pennsylvania

0 replies | 513 views | Posted on: 10/09/2018 | Last updated: 10/09/2018

Page 3 of 6 Per Page:


Please be kind and respectful!

Please make sure to be respectful of the organizations and companies, and other Rate It Green members that make up our community. We welcome praise and advice and even criticism but all posted content and ratings should be constructive in nature. For guidance on what constitutes suitable content on the Rate It Green site, please refer to the User Agreement and Site Rules.

The opinions, comments, ratings and all content posted by member on the Rate It Green website are the comments and opinions of the individual members who posts them only and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies or policies of Rate It Green. Rate It Green Team Members will monitor posted content for unsuitable content, but we also ask for the participation of community members in helping to keep the site a comfortable and open public forum of ideas. Please email all questions and concerns to