Philadelphia 2030 District

DVGBC is excited to have launched a 2030 District in Philadelphia. Philadelphia’s 2030 District convenes the owners, managers, and developers of the city’s largest properties in a voluntary, private-sector led effort to achieve deep reductions in energy use, water use, and transportation emissions. If you have questions about Philadelphia’s 2030 District, please contact Katie Bartolotta, Policy and Program Manager, at

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In the News

Curbed Philly

Philadelphia 2030 District launches to cut energy use, transportation emissions by half

October 26, 2017

Drexel Now

Drexel Joins Regional Effort to Reduce Carbon Emissions by Making Buildings More Energy-Efficient

October 26, 2017

City of Philadelphia Office of Sustainability 

Philadelphia’s 2030 District

October 26, 2017

Green Philly Blog

Philadelphia 2030 District: Reducing 50% of energy use as a city

October 3, 2017

Grid Magazine

Stronger Together: Philadelphia joins other cities in fighting climate change through the 2030 Districts project

September 28, 2017


Q&A with Katie Bartolotta, Policy and Program Manager, Delaware Valley Green Building Council

July 26, 2017

Philadelphia Weekly

Grassroots: What Philly is quietly doing to become a greener metropolis

March 29, 2017

Energy Manager Today 

Philadelphia, San Diego Make Smart District 2030 Moves

January 24, 2017

Philadelphia Business Journal

Phila. joins private-led initiative to reduce commercial building energy use by 50% by 2030

January 18, 2017


Philly joining private-led initiative to reduce commercial building energy use 50% by 2030

January 18, 2017

For more information on the Philadelphia 2030 District please see the 2030 District fact sheet below.

For property owners and managers who are interested in committing their property or properties to the Philadelphia 2030 District goals, please see the form below to join. 

Philadelphia 2030 District sponsorship provides unique marketing visibility as well as access and the opportunity to present in member-only district meetings. If you are interested in becoming a 2030 District Sponsor, please complete and send in the sponsorship form below or complete the online form