Energy News

Councilwoman Reynolds Brown Introduces Legislation to Establish a Solar Rebate Program for the City of Philadelphia

PRESS CONTACT:  Dawn R. Crump, Communications Manager  Dawn.Crump@phila.gov (215) 686-3438 PHILADELPHIA (May 9, 2019) — Today, Councilwoman Reynolds Brown (At-Large) introduced a bill to establish a Solar Rebate Program for Philadelphia commercial buildings and residential properties. Councilwoman Reynolds Brown stated, “The Solar Rebate Program will align Philadelphia with other major cities, such as New York, […]

Water & Sewer Line Press Conference

Date: Monday, May 15, 2019 Time: 4:30pm Location: 3112 N 24th St., Philadelphia, PA 19132 Join the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) and American Water Resources (AWR) for an exciting announcement about the Water and Sewer Line Protection Program’s progress. We will gather at the home of a resident who saved over $5,000 on a sewer line […]

City Officials Reopen Solarize Philly, Urge Homeowners to Take Advantage of Federal Solar Tax Credit

Philadelphia, April 23, 2019 – Mayor Jim Kenney, Council President Darrell L. Clarke (5th District), and the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) on Tuesday announced the reopening of Solarize Philly registration in 2019. “Cutting local carbon emissions, creating jobs, and reducing energy costs shows that going solar is a win-win for Philadelphia,” Mayor Jim Kenney said. “The 30-percent federal Investment Tax Credit is in […]