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October 17, 2017

Office Depot recently announced their awards recognizing public- and private-sector companies across the nation for their leadership in green purchasing. The University of Pennsylvania was one of only four educational...Read more »

October 16, 2017

Green Living Certification provides Penn students who live on- and off-campus the opportunity to reflect on their environmental impact, and rewards students for green behaviors and actions. Earn your Bronze,...Read more »

October 16, 2017

Members of the Penn Community with ideas to improve the University’s environmental performance and reduce campus emissions can seek financial support for their ideas from Penn’s Green Fund. Since 2009,...Read more »

October 16, 2017

The departments of Penn Transit and Parking Services have launched a new website that integrates the University’s transit, commuter, and parking programs into a convenient, one-stop portal for access...Read more »

October 16, 2017

The FRES Operations and Maintenance department has recently expanded its fleet of eco-friendly electric vehicles to use in campus operations. As of Fall 2017, its fleet of electric vehicles (EVs)...Read more »

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October 16, 2017

The University of Pennsylvania’s Green Purchasing Awards presented by Penn’s Purchasing Services and the Green Campus Partnership were announced at the annual Purchasing Services Supplier Show on September 19. The...Read more »

October 16, 2017

Penn Green Campus Partnership invites the Penn Community to come together for its annual ReThink Your Footprint campaign to promote waste minimization efforts. The goal of ReThink is to raise...Read more »

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October 16, 2017

October 16th - 20th will be Penn’s 8th Annual Food Week, hosted by Bon Appétit, to raise awareness about the social and environmental issues in our food system. The Penn...Read more »

October 16, 2017

This year’s Delaware Valley Green Building Council Groundbreaker Awards acknowledged two University projects for their commitment to sustainability. The Groundbreaker Awards focus on a collective mission to advance design and...Read more »

October 16, 2017

Penn’s New College House has been awarded a prestigious LEED Gold for New Construction designation from the U.S. Green Building Council. The 350-bed New College House, which was completed in...Read more »

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