October 31, 2012

Due to office closures related to Hurricaine Sandy, the Fall 2012 Green Fund deadline HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2ND AT 5PM.

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October 31, 2012
This year’s Power Down Challenge will run from Wednesday, October 31 – Sunday, November 18. The original start date was changed due to Hurricane Sandy.
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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.

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October 10, 2012

Harvest Seasonal Grill and Wine Bar is now open at 40th and Walnut Streets, offering the Penn community and neighbors a new...Read more »

October 10, 2012

When you bite into a pineapple, you know it wasn't grown in Pennsylvania or New Jersey - but what about that spinach...Read more »

October 10, 2012

A collaboration between PhillyCarShare (PCS) and the Mayor's Office of Transportation has brought 20 new electric vehicle charging stations to the city. The installation of two charging stations at the...Read more »

October 10, 2012

Preservation Pennsylvania has recognized the George A. Weiss Pavilion with a Construction Project Award for Public & Institutional Properties.

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October 10, 2012

Spruce Street Plaza will create another newly redesigned open space, this time at the busy intersection bounded by 33rd, 34th and Spruce Streets. For years the site of surface parking...Read more »

October 10, 2012

Our most recent inviting campus green space had its official opening on September 20, as part of a continuation of Penn Connects...Read more »

October 10, 2012

In an effort to employ more organic solutions in the maintenance of Penn's campus landscapes, Facilities and Real Estate Services has begun...Read more »



The 2014 Power Down Challenge resulted in a combined savings of over 35,000 kWh across campus –enough to power 3.3 homes’ electricity for one year.

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