Making Philadelphia Greener
The Office of Sustainability works with partners around the city to improve quality of life in all Philadelphia neighborhoods, reduce the City’s carbon emissions, and prepare Philadelphia for a hotter, wetter future.
New Greenworks Plan Coming This Fall
On Tuesday before a crowd of more than 100 residents and key partners, the Office of Sustainability previewed the new framework for Greenworks, the city's comprehensive sustainability plan.
You’re Invited: Greenworks Plan Preview
On Tuesday, August 9, the Office of Sustainability will host an open house for residents and partners to preview the updated Greenworks plan.
Aug24MilkCrate/ OOS Catch Up
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
MilkCrate office at 601 Walnut (does that work? I have meetings before and after)
Aug31National Wildlife Federation Presents: Changing Tides Along the US Eastern Seaboard
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum, 8601 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19153, USA
Aug31TTF Finance & Executive Committee Meeting
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
TTF & Via phone
Our office manages the City’s energy benchmarking program, which helps large building owners understand their energy usage and identify opportunities for energy-efficient investment.
The Philadelphia Food Policy Advisory Council (FPAC) facilitates the development of responsible policies that improve access to culturally appropriate, nutritionally sound, and affordable food.
Greenworks is the City’s comprehensive sustainability plan. In 2016, our office will be updating Greenworks to set new goals and targets for the next eight years and beyond.