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

December 6, 2017

Energy Campaign Energy News Solarize Philly

PEA Announces Second Phase of Solarize Philly

Tuesday December 5, 2017 the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) held a press conference to celebrate the successes of the... Read More

October 31, 2017

Energy Campaign Energy News Solarize Philly

October Update:  Solarize Philly Reaches 130 Contracts Signed

With 3 systems interconnected, 21 installed, and as of today, 130 contracts signed (surpassing our goal of 100), with... Read More

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