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Powering the Future: Pittsburgh International Airport Unveils First-of-Its-Kind Microgrid to Power Entire Facility

Allegheny County Airport Authority Summary PITTSBURGH, Oct. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For the first time in the U.S., a major airport will be completely powered by its own microgrid with the use of its own on-site natural gas wells and solar panels. The first-of-its kind model will...


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Carnegie Mellon University purchases wind RECs from ENGIE

Windpower Engineering & Development Summary Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) and ENGIE Resource s announced a series of multiyear energy agreements through 2024 in which the university will purchase energy from the Radford’s Run Wind Farm for its Pittsburgh campus. Martin Altschul,...


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Three Pittsburgh institutions share how they're working to limit their contributions to climate change

Juliette Rihl, Public Source Summary Global indicators of climate change consistently set records. Eighteen of the 19 warmest years on record have occurred since 2001. Greenland and Antarctica lose hundreds of billions of tons of ice mass every year due to melting. The sea level rose about 8...


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IDEA2019 Tour Visits Clearway's Uptown Energy Center and Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA

Summary Clearway Energy Inc.’s Uptown Energy Center is a state of the art district energy facility and distribution system located east of downtown Pittsburgh in the emerging Lower Hill district. The system, which went live in 2018, provides UPMC Mercy Hospital with steam, chilled water, and...

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OnePGH: Pittsburgh’s plans to become a more resilient city

Track 4A: Planning for Pittsburgh's Energy Pathway Speakers Grant Ervin, City of Pittsburgh Sarah Yeager, City of Pittsburgh #AnnualConference #2019 #ConferenceProceeding #Pittsburgh

4A.1_Ervin.pdf


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The Impact & Importance of District Energy in Building a Cleaner, More Efficient Pittsburgh

Track 4A: Planning for Pittsburgh's Energy Pathway Speakers Elaine Trimble, Siemens #AnnualConference #2019 #ConferenceProceeding #Pittsburgh

4A.6_Trimble.pdf


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Connecting Local Infrastructure Goals to International Ideals: District Energy as a Strategy for Adaptation & Decarbonization

Track 4A: Planning for Pittsburgh's Energy Pathway Speakers Katrina Kelly-Pitou, University of Pittsburgh #AnnualConference #2019 #ConferenceProceeding #Pittsburgh

4A.5_Kelley-Pitou.pdf


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District Energy Systems in Pittsburgh: A Legacy of Leadership

Track 4A: Planning for Pittsburgh's Energy Pathway Speakers Jim Lodge, Clearway Energy #AnnualConference #2019 #ConferenceProceeding #Pittsburgh

4A.3_Lodge.pdf


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The Evolving District Energy Systems Landscape in Pittsburgh

Summary The proud City of Pittsburgh is in a constant state of change, renewal and reinvestment. Economic, technological, medical, environmental and artistic innovations are commonplace. A palpable sense of cultural pride, welcome, work ethic, family connections, and sense of teamwork thrive...

TGAL_4.2_Blashford.pdf


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Energy Mapping for Decarbonization

Track: District Energy: Think Global Act Local Workshop Speakers Katrina Kelly-Pitou, University of Pittsburgh Tom Tarka, National Energy Technology Laboratory #AnnualConference #2019 #ConferenceProceeding #Workshop #DistrictEnergy #Pittsburgh

TGAL_4.3_Kelley-Pitou.pdf