Entries by Danielle Hagerty

EEB Hub Seeks Applicants for Advanced Energy Retrofit Opportunity

The Energy Efficient Buildings Hub (EEB Hub) is soliciting building renovation projects that are planned or under consideration, to be considered for an award designed to incorporate an “Advanced Energy Retrofit” (AER) into the project. Eligible applicants include building owners, facility managers, tenants, service providers, architects, energy and design professionals and firms, and others. Building […]

DuPont Executives Named Among the “Most Powerful Executives in America” by Black Enterprise Magazine

William J. Harvey, president of DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers and a member of the company’s Operating Team, and Shelley Stewart, Jr., vice president of Sourcing & Logistics and chief procurement officer, have been named among Black Enterprise magazine’s “100 Most Powerful Executives in Corporate America.” Black Enterprise magazine compiled the list after six months […]

University City Science Center Launches Satellite Quorum by EEB Hub at The Navy Yard in Philadelphia

The University City Science Center is expanding its successful Quorum program to The Navy Yard in Philadelphia in partnership with the Energy Efficient Buildings Hub (EEB Hub). Satellite Quorum by EEB Hub at The Navy Yard pilot programming will begin on October 3, 2012. “By launching Satellite Quorum by EEB Hub at The Navy Yard […]

New Online Tool Helps Planners and Partners Target Projects with Greatest Impact

The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC) has launched an interactive web mapping tool to help planning partners, potential project sponsors, and local officials understand how new project proposals can support — and be supported by — prior investments. The Community Investment Index (CI2) maps the concentrations of recent place-based investments and on-the-ground features that contribute to sustainable communities […]

New Investments to Grow Manufacturing Jobs

Low-interest loans approved by the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) will help three manufacturers in Allegheny, Bucks and Philadelphia counties to expand and create at least 124 new jobs. “Governor Corbett is committed to putting Pennsylvanians back to work through investing in our workers and partnering with job creators,” said Department of Community and Economic […]

Select Greater Philadelphia Announces Plans to Publish GROWTH Magazine

Select Greater Philadelphia has partnered with Journal Communications, publisher of economic development guides, to develop GROWTH: Business Success in the Greater Philadelphia Region. The publication will be distributed to national and international business leaders considering Greater Philadelphia for a business location, site selectors, key economic development and government partners, and at national and international trade […]

DuPont Awards $5 Million to the University of Delaware

The University of Delaware (UD) has received a $5 million gift from DuPont to support the construction of the 197,000-square-foot Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Laboratory (ISE-Lab) on the University’s Newark campus. In recognition of the company’s leadership support, an instructional wing of the new facility will be known as the “DuPont Science Learning Center.” The […]