PEC Blog

Building Trails the PEC Way

December 22, 2014By: Patrick Starr

PEC’s trail work makes for a lot of great partners. Building a trail, especially a multi-use trail that is safe for kids and families, is real work! My week started with the determined Mayor DiGirolamo, leader of Bensalem Township, PA’s...

Recapping the “Energy for the Power of 32” Conference

December 19, 2014By: Lindsay Baxter

On Dec. 11, 2014, nearly 500 individuals gathered in downtown Pittsburgh to plan for the region’s energy future. The “Energy for the Power of 32” conference brought together scientists, utility companies, policy makers, and environmentalists from the 32 counties surrounding...

Welcome to the “PEC channel”

December 10, 2014By: Davitt Woodwell

Today, PEC launches its new website (pecpa.org): the centerpiece of a re-vamped system to communicate with our stakeholders, partners, and the public.  Created by Actual Size (actualsize.com) with the OPR Group providing project management, the site replaces our old platform...

The (Brief) Transition to 2015

November 9, 2014By: John Walliser

With the election of Tom Wolf as the incoming 47th Governor of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg is in the midst of a relative calm with respect to policy activity. PEC’s Davitt Woodwell already summed up the big picture facing the Governor-elect with...