Non-IRA incentives and sources of financing for solar

Written by Brian Lavinio, PEA intern and Williams College (2024) Solarize Philly is your one-stop shop to go solar for your property. This is the second addition in a two-part blog series focused on solar, storage, and other technologies highlighted in the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA). Part 1 is here. The IRA is a powerful tool with […]

Very High Efficiency HVAC – Building Electrification Done Right

Editor’s Note: The following post is written by guest blogger David Cohan Senior Advisor with the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT). C-PACE is an excellent financing tool to pair with a VHE HVAC upgrade. This post reviews the problems with the standard electrification approach (swap heat pumps for gas-fired heating equipment) and a better solution […]

PEA 2022 Annual Report

We are excited to share the release of our 2022 Annual Report. The Philadelphia Energy Campaign launched in 2016 with the leadership of City Council President Darrell Clarke (5th District) to drive $1 billion in investment in energy efficiency and clean energy, creating 10,000 jobs over 10 years. Completing its sixth year in 2022, the […]