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GreenGov News

  • The GreenGov Council presented at the 9th annual PA Energy Efficiency Alliance Conference in Harrisburg on September 26, 2019.  Council members shared recent activities which are leading up to the roll-out of the GreenGov program, including the GreenGov agency certification checklist.

    Council members discussed the upcoming challenges and opportunities for GreenGov as PA state agencies work to meet the Governor's executive order 2019-01. The GreenGov agency certification checklist will soon be available for public review. 

  • The PA GreenGov Council commends Energy Efficiency Day 2019 (October 2, 2019) and its organizers including the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) for their message to “Save Money. Cut Carbon. Breathe Easier”, promoting the multiple benefits of energy efficiency. 

    Take action this October 2 and beyond to lower costs, create a healthier environment and reduce carbon emissions by participating in #EEDay2019. 

  • The public is invited to experience electric and hybrid vehicle technology at the Drive Electric PA Coalition’s Ride & Drive event with the Pennsylvania GreenGov Council on October 23, at 10:00 a.m. on Commonwealth Avenue (in front of the Capitol Fountain) in Harrisburg.

    Attendees can learn more about electric vehicle technology and test-drive some models from manufacturers such as Tesla and Nissan.

    Agency representatives of the GreenGov Council – the departments of General Services, Environmental Protection, Conservation and Natural Resources, and – along with PennDOT will discuss the future of electric vehicles and efforts to increase the use of the technology and expand the supporting infrastructure in Pennsylvania.