Clean, efficient, affordable energy as a tool for impact

Economic development

Projects that move the needle on carbon reduction are bringing established companies, investors and entrepreneurs to the city.

creating jobs

Statewide, the number of clean energy jobs already outpaces the number of fossil fuel jobs.

Alleviating poverty

Reducing the energy burden for Philadelphians means homes that are safe, warm, healthy and affordable for the long term.

Improving public health

In public buildings, schools, homes and businesses, clean and efficient energy is a vehicle for improving the health of our communities.

The Energy Campaign

The Philadelphia Energy Authority, through the leadership and support of City Council President Darrell Clarke, launched the Philadelphia Energy Campaign in February 2016 to create jobs, strengthen communities, cut energy bills and reduce Philadelphia’s carbon footprint. The Campaign will leverage $1 billion in public and private financing to invest in clean energy and energy efficiency projects in four key sectors. Learn more

Solarize Philly Reopened!

PEA recently launched Solarize Philly, the first city-wide solarize initiative. It allows homeowners to band together to install solar together at a reduced price, and supports solar training in public schools and solar access for all of Philadelphia’s neighborhoods.
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News and Events

January 24, 2018

Energy News Solarize Philly

How Will Trump’s New Tariff on Solar Panels Affect Solarize Philly?

Early this week, President Trump announced a 30% tariff on imported solar modules after a suit was brought by... Read More

December 19, 2017

Energy News

We Are Still In – Together for a More Energy Secure Future!

By Mahvish Ilyas, Intern Climate change has become one of the biggest challenges of this era. Satellite imagery shows... Read More

Recent Opportunities

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Climate Defender Organizer

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RFP for Solar Equipment Vendors

public bids

PHA: RFP for Solar Photo Voltaic System Services