A consulate in Pittsburgh is the building where a consul works, acting to assist and protect the citizens of his or her own country, and to facilitate trade and friendship between the people of the country to whom he or she is accredited and the country of which he or she is a representative. Consuls provide assistance with bureaucratic issues while operating from consulates. Foreign Offices in Pittsburgh are responsible for promoting interests, of the country they represent, overseas. Their policy goals are to counter terrorism and weapons proliferation; preventing and resolving conflict; promoting a low carbon, high-growth, global economy; and developing effective international institutions.
Governor Cuomo’s K-Solar Program Increases Use of Renewable Energy in Schools (New York, NY) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the New York Institute for Special Education in the Bronx will be the site of the state’s first solar schools project and will have solar panel arrays installed thanks to a power purchase agreement with SolarCity. This public-private partnership is..