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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) on Friday joined the inaugural class of a solar jobs training course designed for Philadelphia public school students. The “Find Your Power” program provides six weeks of training and instruction in clean energy, solar installation best […]

PEA Announces Selection of Solarize Philly Installers

At a press conference on June 22, 2017, with Council President Clarke, Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown, Councilman Derek Green and Councilwoman Helen Gym, the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) announced the three selected solar installation companies for Solarize Philly.  We selected KISS Electric, Moore Energy, and Solar States, based on a Request for Proposals which we released […]

PEA is Hiring – Program Coordinator

The Philadelphia Energy Authority is hiring a Program Coordinator. The Program Coordinator supports the Executive Director and leads a variety of administrative, operational, marketing and communications and program coordination efforts. He/she will also drive community engagement, plan and coordinate events and manage consultants for marketing and web design, in collaboration with appropriate staff. The Program Coordinator […]

PEA Launches Solarize Philly

Yesterday morning, the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) held a press conference on the roof of the Philadelphia Free Library to launch Solarize Philly. Speakers included Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown, Councilman Derek Green, Tony Gay (VP, PECO), Commissioner David Sweet from the Pennsylvania Utilities Commission, Adam Agalloco from the Philadelphia Office of Sustainability, and PEA Executive […]