Positively Green 2015

A workshop learning and building event co-sponsored by PSU IPL (see PA IPL for more) and the 3rd Way Collective at PSU.  Penn State students will construct energy saving internal storm windows for low-income families in Centre County.  Held on the notorious “State Patty’s Day,” this event offers a positive response to climate change by […]

Positively Green 2014

On March1, PSU IPL held the 4th annual Positively Green .   By afternoon the participants had made and installed 22 window inserts!   Check out the finished product in the photo to the right — you’re looking through 2 “panes” of insulating plastic with an excellent insulating air pocket between.  Impressively clear and window-like, isn’t […]

Positively Green

This event is over, but you can see all the pictures in a Facebook album on PA IPL’s Facebook page, or have a look at the write up on our blog. Positively Green 2014 is the 4th annual energy efficiency and weatherization service learning event held on “State Patty’s Day.”  Organized primarily by Penn State students, there […]

Positively Green: A Service Day Alternative to State Patty’s Day

On February 23, 2013 Penn State students hold the third annual Positively Green day of service.  Last year, 30 students, faculty and staff undertook a two-hour training session, and then went out into the community, helping State College neighbors make their houses more energy efficient. We began at 10:30 am, with a full day of […]

SPECIAL FILM SCREENING EVENT “Catching the Sun” – Green Power to the People

“Catching the Sun” – Green Power to the People Thursday, April 21, 5:30-8:00 p.m. Trinity Memorial Church, 22nd and Spruce, Philadelphia Sponsored by PECO The Philadelphia debut of the newly released film “Catching the Sun” will address the prospect of a global solar energy transition with the potential to positively impact both income inequality and […]

window insert build session

The PSU IPL leaders have put together 2 sessions to build internal storm windows for local low-income households.  These are follow-ups to  Positively Green, the annual energy efficiency and weatherization service learning event held on “State Patty’s Day.” REGISTER for April 4  http://tinyurl.com/April4WindowBuild REGISTER for April 11 http://tinyurl.com/April11WindowBuild The builds will be kindly hosted by PA IPL member […]