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 is now closed.

Solarize Philly, the first city-wide solarize initiative recently wrapped up Phase 2. The program 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

August 17, 2018

Energy Campaign Energy News Solarize Philly

City Celebrates Growth in Philadelphia’s Solar Market and Workforce

Philadelphia, Aug. 17, 2018 – PECO President and CEO Mike Innocenzo, Commerce Director Harold Epps, and City Sustainability Director... Read More

July 26, 2018

Energy Campaign Solarize Philly

Students Flip Switch on 150th Solarize Philly Installation

Philadelphia, July 26, 2018 – Mayor Jim Kenney, Pa. Rep. Donna Bullock (195th Legislative District), Councilmember Bill Greenlee (At-Large),... Read More

Recent Opportunities

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Smart Energy Technical Training Program

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QC Inspector (Energy Efficiency)