For immediate release: October 13, 2020 Published by:Office of Sustainability, Office of the Mayor Contact: Mayor’s Office of Communications email@example.com PHILADELPHIA — The City’s Department of Licenses and Inspections announced significant changes today that will streamline the process of installing solar in Philadelphia. The changes make Philadelphia a more solar-friendly city by allowing solar projects to use a new EZ Permit for […]
The Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) opened applications for the Philadelphia Solar Rebate on behalf of the City’s Office of Sustainability in March 2020. The Rebate was fully subscribed with a waiting list as of the end of FY20 (June 30th). This positive response to the Rebate is an indication of the high demand for solar […]
Governor Tom Wolf, Mayor Jim Kenney, and Councilmember Derek Green announced today the completion of a solar installation on the roof of the “SoNo” development at 5th and Spring Garden. The SoNo solar project is the first multi-tenant commercial solar project in the Commonwealth.
If you missed any of the virtual events from Philadelphia Solar Week 2020 check out a full recap here.
August 18, 2020 – The Philadelphia Energy Authority, Greenworks Lending, and the Capers Company LLC announced today the financial close of the first project in Pennsylvania to use Commercial Property-Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) financing for a renewable energy project as part of a series of announcements being released during Philadelphia Solar Week. Capers Company LLC is borrowing $519,020 in C-PACE […]