Pennsylvania

Gov. Mifflin Elementary School's Green Roof Includes Plants, Beehives, Birdhouses and a Butterfly Hatchery

Gov. Mifflin Elementary School's Green Roof Includes Plants, Beehives, Birdhouses and a Butterfly Hatchery

The space on Mifflin Park Elementary School's roof provides a natural education for students.

Stormwater Greening Is Good for Business

Stormwater Greening Is Good for Business

Digging into the successes and stumbles of Philly’s ambitious 25-year stormwater mitigation plan

Springfield Pledges to Move to 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Springfield Pledges to Move to 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Being first to the finish line is rarely a bad thing, especially when that finish line means an environmentally friendly future.

Green Roofs are a Growing Trend

Green Roofs are a Growing Trend

In Ben Franklin’s time, a green roof would have been the sod roof that a random Brandywine Valley Swedish settler might have installed; common in Scandinavia, and not widely adopted by colonists here.

Shaped By Nature: Reading Hospital Green Roof

Shaped By Nature: Reading Hospital Green Roof

Reading Hospital’s 46-acre campus in West Reading, Pa., has seen significant change during its 100 years, expanding via a collection of additions, new entrances, infills, and overbuilds.