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 Launched!

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.

News and Events

September 22, 2017

Energy Campaign Energy News Solarize Philly

September Update: Solarize Philly Installs First Solar Projects, Reaches Higher Discount Levels

Summer may be on its way out, but solar is here to stay in the City of Philadelphia. The... Read More

August 18, 2017

Energy Campaign Energy News

18 Students Complete the First Solar Jobs Training Program at the School District

Philadelphia, Aug. 18, 2017 – Mayor Jim Kenney, Council President Darrell L. Clarke, and the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA)... Read More

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