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Ways To Cut Heating Costs This Winter In Philadelphia

Winter in Philadelphia can be downright bone-chilling, but don’t let plummeting temperatures translate into soaring expenses when it comes to heating your home. Try some of these expert-recommended ideas to save on the cost of staying warm during those cold winter months.


(Gov. Corbett, Mayor Nutter, and a Nittany Lions mascot were among those taking part in the ceremony marking the start of the EEBH rehab, in rear.  Credit: Pat Loeb)

Ceremony Marks Start of Buildout For ‘Energy Efficient Building Hub,’ In South Philadelphia

Now in the third year of a five-year, $130-million grant, the hub will finally get its own building: a retrofit.


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Part 3: One Major Boost For Our Region

The Greater Philadelphia Innovation Cluster, located at the former Navy Yard in South Philadelphia, is receiving $130 million to come up with ways to cut in half the energy used by buildings.