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City Council, Philadelphia Energy Authority Launch Water & Sewer Line Protection Program

Philadelphia, Oct. 30, 2018 – Councilmembers Derek S. Green (At-Large), Cherelle Parker (9th District), Allan Domb (At-Large,) Blondell Reynolds Brown (At-Large), Brian J. O’Neill (10th District) on Tuesday joined the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) and Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) to announce the launch of the Water and Sewer Service Line Protection Program to protect Philadelphia […]

Philadelphia Energy Authority Receives $1.25 Million Dept. of Energy Award for Solar Jobs Training

Philadelphia, Oct. 26, 2018 – City Council President Darrell L. Clarke (5th District) and At-Large members Blondell Reynolds Brown and Derek S. Green joined the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) on Friday to announce that their “Find Your Power” solar training program for Philadelphia youth has received a $1.25 million U.S. Department of Energy award. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Solar Energy Technologies Office selected PEA’s initiative […]

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 Christine Knapp joined the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) and the Solar Training Network to honor clean energy trainee graduates and celebrate the success of solar energy expansion efforts in Philadelphia. “Philadelphia is proud to encourage City […]

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), PECO, and the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) on Thursday helped activate the 150th Solarize Philly installation. Students from PEA’s clean energy training program flipped the switch on the landmark rooftop solar project at the home of […]