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PGCC & PEA’s Selected for DOE Assistance Program Enhancement and Innovation Selections Grant

DOE announced that PGCC and Philadelphia Energy Authority received the Weatherization Enhancement and Innovation grant for PEA’s Built to Last Program. This funding will support deep energy savings via whole-home retrofits in low-income homes in Philadelphia.

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Solar: A Path to an Equitable Energy Future

Part of Philadelphia’s Solar Week 2022, PGCC & PEA partnered with WURD radio on a two-hour discussion (including a 20-min interview with PGCC ED Maryrose Myrtetus) on the role of solar energy in facilitating Philadelphia’s transition towards a clean and more just energy economy

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Commercial Solar 101: How Businesses are approaching turnkey design, finance, and build options

Part of Philadelphia’s Solar Week 2022, a panel of solar practitioners and participants discuss how businesses & nonprofits can benefit from commercial solar.

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What Does Solar Mean To You?

We talked to our Share The Sun donors about solar. Here’s what they had to say.

August 17, 2022

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3 Ways to Take Action During Solar Week 2022

Learn more about PGCC’s upcoming events and how you can Share The Sun during Solar Week

August 11, 2022

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PEA 2021 Annual Report – Out Now

August 17, 2022

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GRID Philadelphia: A Philadelphia Energy Authority Program is Making Solar Possible for All Philadelphians

August 1, 2022

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Grid Philadelphia: Homeowners — some affluent, some impoverished — lead the way with homes using electric exclusively

August 1, 2022

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PGCC Spring Update: Earth Month, Open Role & Upcoming Events

April 15, 2022

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PennLive: Gov. Wolf Puts Signature on 31 New Bills

Bill 635 expands C-PACE to include multifamily properties

July 7, 2022

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ImpactPHL Perspectives Volume 51: Philadelphia Green Capital Corp. – Bringing the Best of Green Banks to Philadelphia

March 29, 2022

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PGCC is Hiring a Program Coordinator

To apply, please send a resume & cover letter to Maryrose Myrtetus at mmyrtetus@phillygreencapital.org

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DC Green Bank: DCGB Announces First Navigator Pre-Development Financing Deal in Support of Planned Affordable Housing Construction Project

February 28, 2022

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Planet Philadelphia Podcast: Funding the climate crisis transition equitably feat. Jarmo Kikstra (IIASA) & Maryrose Myrtetus (PGCC)

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Philadelphia Inquirer: Climate Change is Raising Energy Bills, Especially Among Those Who Can Least Afford It

November 1, 2021

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Technical.ly: Philly’s First ‘Green Bank’ Will Connect Clean Energy Projects to Capital

October 11, 2021

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Philadelphia Energy Authority Unveils State-of-the-art Solar Training Lab At Frankford High School To Create Equitable Access To The Clean Energy Transition

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The Philadelphia Energy Authority Launches the Philadelphia Green Capital Corp. to Grow City’s Clean Energy Economy

Philadelphia Green Capital Corp. (PGCC) opens for business today to provide low-cost financing options for energy efficiency and renewable energy projects in the Philadelphia region.

For press inquiries, please contact Maryrose Myrtetus at mmyrtetus@phillygreencapital.org

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Philadelphia Energy Authority Flips the Switch on PA’s First Low- and Moderate-income Solar Pilot with 50th Installation

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Solar Savings Grant Program Press Event

Wednesday, Sept 22 at 1pm
Frankford, Philadelphia

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U.S. Green Banks Spur $7B in Investments Since 2011

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Vox: The smartest way to finance clean energy that you’ve never heard of