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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 first phase of the Solarize Philly Program. PEA was joined by Solarize Philly partners and supporters in the Kensington neighborhood at the home of Solarize Philly participant Kate Zmich, on day 2 of her solar array […]

Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown’s Fall Environment Kick-Off Event

PEA Joins Environmental Groups for City Council’s Fall Environment Kick-Off Event 29 Sept 2017 The Philadelphia Energy Authority’s very own Laura Rigell presented last week as part of City Council’s Fall Environment Kick-Off event hosted by Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown in City Hall.  The event featured sustainability and environmental leaders from across the city, including […]

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 […]