The Black And Gold City Goes Green
The Black And Gold City Goes Green
Pittsburgh total reduction since March 2009: 4,155,651 lbs. of carbon dioxide per year!
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See that tally above?
That's how much CO2 you and your neighbors have saved -- so far. Tell us what you're doing to help that number grow!
Go to our Report Your Actions page to let us know how you're making Pittsburgh cooler!

 

Neighborhood Blitzes

What is a Neighborhood Blitz?

A Neighborhood Blitz is an event that grew from a pilot project and has been adopted by many Pittsburgh neighborhoods. The event entails Black and Gold City Goes Green volunteers going door-to-door handing out energy- and water saving tools such as CFL light bulbs, smart power strips, and LED nightlights.These tools help folks save energy and money in their homes and in turn reduce their carbon dioxide emissions.

When is the next Neighborhood Blitz?

We don't have any more blitzes planned for the remainder of the year, but stay tuned for future events!

Also, we want to thank all the awesome volunteers who came out to our Elliott neighborhood blitz in September. With their help we managed to hand out 187 energy-saving toolkits to residents in their neighborhood which was a phenomenal feat! We are very grateful for the Elliott Community Group for helping us accomplish such a successful blitz.


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Power Your Home With CLEAN ELECTRICITY!

You have the power to choose where the electricity you use in your home comes from!
Visit www.papowerswitch.com to learn more about the process and how you can easily make the switch.  For a list of renewable electricity generated in Pennsylvania, click here.



The Black and Gold City Goes Green campaign aims to reduce residential carbon pollution in the wonderful city of Pittsburgh.

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