WHYY Public Radio Features Green Fund Projects

October 26, 2012

Sustainability efforts at the University of Pennsylvania were featured in an October report on WHYY. This story was carried by a number of NPR stations nationwide.

Visit the NewsWorks site to listen to the story or read the transcript.

UPenn's Green Fund casts wide net for sustainable ideas

October 22, 2012

"Corporations, meh. Governments, not so much. When it comes to large-scale sustainability efforts in the U.S., universities are leading the charge.

The University of Pennsylvania is no slouch in that regard. And while the school has its bases covered at the top, it also thinks small projects matter too." Read more...


Penn’s Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine was the first health facility to achieve LEED certification in Philadelphia and in the entire Delaware Valley.

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