Plan Document

SEP-TAINABLE: Annual Report - 2020
SEP-TAINABLE: Annual Report - 2019
SEP-TAINABLE: Annual Report - 2018
ENERGY ACTION PLAN: A Strategy to Reduce Energy Consumption & GHG Emissions (2018)
SEP-TAINABLE 2020 (Program Plan - 2017)
SEP-TAINABLE: Annual Report - 2016
SEPTA Cycle-Transit Plan - 2015
SEPTA Climate Adaptation Assessment Pilot - 2013
SEP-TAINABLE: Annual Report - 2015
SEP-TAINABLE: Seeing Results (Annual Report - 2014)
SEP-TAINABLE: Empowering Action (Annual Report - 2013)
ENERGY ACTION PLAN: A Strategy to Achieve Performance Targets for Energy & GHG Emissions (2012)
SEP-TAINABLE: Going Beyond Green (Annual Report - 2012)
SEP-TAINABLE: The Route to Regional Sustainability (Program Plan - 2011)

Case Studies

SEPTA has developed a new tool to communicate its vision for a sustainable region. Here, "Case Studies in Sustainability" will bring to life SEPTA's enduring commitment to regional sustainability by describing the process and partnerships that have helped turn this vision into reality.

Recent News

04.30.20 - Philadelphia-area transit agency expects six-figure annual savings from 44 MW solar project | PV Magazine
04.23.20 - SEPTA, Lightsource Sign Solar Contract | Solar Industry Magazine
04.22.20 - SEPTA Signs PPA for 43.8-MW Solar Portfolio | Solar Power World Online

12.23.19 - SEPTA Expands Low-Emission Mobility with 115 More Hybrid Electric Buses from New Flyer| Mass Transit
11.17.19 - SEPTA's to Expand Solar-Powered Train Signals | KYW Newsradio
07.26.19 - SEPTA's Solar Powered Train Signals Expected to Improve Safety in Extreme Weather | PlanPhilly
07.26.19 - SEPTA Invests Big in Solar Panels | Philadelphia Inquirer
06.07.19 - SEPTA Goes Electric With 25 New Battery-Electric Buses | PlanPhilly
06.06.19 - SEPTA's South Philly Bus Depot Goes Sustainable | Philadelphia Public Record

10.18.18 - SEPTA is Eyeing a Big Conversion to Green Energy | Philadelphia Inquirer
10.17.18 - SEPTA Seeking Renewable Energy Proposals | PhillyVoice
04.30.18 - Our Electric Vehicle Gap | The Philadelphia Citizen
04.20.18 - SEPTA Advances with Sustainability Initiatives | Metro

News Archives

News Archives | 2017
News Archives | 2016
News Archives | 2015
News Archives | 2014
News Archives | 2013
News Archives | 2012
News Archives | 2011
News Archives | 2010

Other Program Information

Powering Transit for a Sustainable Future - Presentation to Neighbors of Midvale Complex
Wayside Energy Storage Project Press Coverage
Sustainability Program Brochure
Bike & Ride
Senior Citizen Transit ID Card Application

Videos

08.26.19 - Solar Panels as Solution for SEPTA's Power Outage Problems | NBC 10
08.20.19 - SEPTA "Goes Green" with Electric Buses | WHYY
07.18.13 - Energy Cost-Cutting at 1234 Market Street | NBC 10
07.17.13 - Rail Extension Plans for King of Prussia | SEPTA
04.25.13 - Partnerships that Build Strong Communities | SEPTA
08.28.12 - Frankford Transportation Center Farmers Market | Frankford Gazette
08.07.12 - SEPTA Earns Gold Award for Sustainability | FOX 29
08.07.12 - SEPTA Earns Gold Award for Sustainability | NBC 10
07.13.12 - Walnut Hill Community Farm | Part II: NBC 10
07.13.12 - Walnut Hill Community Farm | Part I: NBC 10
01.17.12 - Meet the 101-Year-Old SEPTA Rider | 6ABC
08.08.11 - SEPTA Single-Stream Recycling | SEPTA In-Motion
01.25.11 - SEPTA Building Receives ENERGY STAR Label | EPA
06.11.10 - Reduce Driving - Use SEPTA | Greenworks Philadelphia
12.02.09 - Green Careers: Sustainable Futures | SEPTA Sequence

Partners

Greenworks Philadelphia
American Public Transportation Association
Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission
Environmental Protection Agency - Region III
The Enterprise Center CDC

Franklin Institute
The Food Trust

Awards

10,000 Friends of Pennsylvania Commonwealth Award (2019)
Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence (2016)
Women Transportation Seminars: Innovation Awared (2014)
Energy Storage North America Innovation Award (2014)
BUS Ride "Green Award" (2012)
Graphic Design USA "American Graphic Design Award (2011-2012)
Greater Valley Forge TMA "Platinum" Recognition Level for Sustainability (2012)
American Public Transportation Association "Gold" Recognition Level for Sustainability (2012)
American Public Transportation Association "Outstanding Public Transportation System Achievement Award" (2012)
Environmental Protection Agency "Energy Star" Award for SEPTA Headquarters (2010)
Government Finance Officers Association "Distinguished Budget Presentation Award" (2005-to-Present)
PenJerDel "Green Vision Award" (2009)
Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission "Transportation Program of the Year Award" for "Go Green, Go SEPTA Awareness Campaign" (2009)