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City Council Passes Legislation Creating a Solar Incentive Program for the City of Philadelphia

PRESS CONTACT:  Dawn R. Crump, Communications Manager Dawn.Crump@phila.gov (215) 686-3438 PHILADELPHIA (June 20, 2019) – Philadelphia City Council passed legislation introduced by Councilwoman Reynolds Brown (At-Large) that will launch a Solar Rebate Program for Philadelphia commercial and residential properties. Councilwoman Reynolds Brown stated, “Philadelphia can now serve as an example for residents and local businesses […]

Water and Sewer Line Protection Program Saves Philadelphia Homeowners $1 Million in First Six Months

Philadelphia, May 15, 2019 – City officials on Wednesday joined American Water Resources (AWR) representatives to announce that a new water and sewer line protection partnership has already saved Philadelphia homeowners more than $1 million in the first six months of enrollment.  The program, a partnership between AWR and the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA), an independent creation of City […]

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, […]

Questions of Transition to Cleaner Power – Planet Philadelphia 4-5 pm Friday 5/3/19 92.9 FM and gtownradio.com

150th solar installation flip switching event in Fairmount – Philadelphia Energy Authority Philadelphia and Pennsylvania governments both have important decisions to make about our energy future. Should we continue the path we’ve trodden for decades or should we find a way to help citizens have reliable clean energy that doesn’t add to climate change? Tune […]