PITTSBURGH — BNY Mellon, an assets management and securities management firm, announced that its 525 William Penn Place facility in Pittsburgh has been awarded LEED Gold certification for existing buildings category.
Asset management and securities servicing firm BNY Mellon announced that its 525 William Penn Place facility in Pittsburgh has been awarded LEED Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council in the existing building (EB) category.
CertainTeed, a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, and YouthBuild USA announced that they will provide a three-year, $550,000 grant to YouthBuild’s Green Initiative program aimed at providing green education and job training to low-income youth.
Range Resources Corp. has reached an agreement with Horizon Properties Group for the development and leasing of its new Appalachian regional headquarters located in Canonsburg, Pa. Horizon President Rod Piatti says in published reports that construction on the state of the art eco-friendly facility is set to begin immediately with a targeted completion date of November 2011.
Housing one of the largest collections of Civil War memorabilia in the world, the recently completed $103 million Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center also contains modern-day green features.
Assisted by $1.25 million in seed money from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and The Heinz Endowments, the Green Building Alliance has launched the Green Building Products Initiative, an economic development program created to position Western Pennsylvania as the national center for green building innovation, production and utilization.