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.
Dilworth Award Recognizes Sustainability Champions
Two sustainability champions were recently named 2016 recipients of the Richardson Dilworth Award, which recognizes the contributions of outstanding city employees.
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.
Sep27Disruptive Technology, Ten Million People, and a Warmer Planet
8:15 am to 10:30 am
The Union League, 140 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
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.