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Hanlon and Phipps 2016 Winter Light Garden One of World’s Best Design + Art Projects

Featured in CODAmagazine, which showcases the worlds best design + art projects is Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Garden’s Winter Light Garden. The project, which runs November-February, is exclusively outdoors, and treats 70,000 garden visitors to 1.5 acres of the campus that sparkle with luminous orbs, trees and fountains of light. The Phipps team worked with… Read more »

Pennsylvanians Push for More EV Charge Stations

According to PostGazette.com on July 10, 2013, an “eGallon” now costs an average of $1.14 across the U.S., compared to $3.57 national average for one gallon of regular unleaded gasoline. Looks like there are 81 EV charge stations in the Pittsburgh Metro compared with 592 gas stations and Pennsylvanians want more. http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/business/news/pennsylvanians-push-for-more-electric-vehicle-charging-stations-694872/

Electric Vehicle (EV) Sales Up

Energy.gov reports that electric vehicle sales have taken off in the last few months (ending June 2013). Speculation is that the increase is due to vehicle price drops, and the installation of more electric vehicle charging stations around the country. See an interactive growth chart: http://energy.gov/articles/visualizing-electric-vehicle-sales