The Plan offers strategies to secure Pennsylvania’s energy, economic, and environmental future.
Legislation supporting the expansion of renewable energy is currently being considered by state lawmakers.
Power the common areas of your apartment or condo with renewable energy.
How sustainable design and green building certification frameworks incorporate renewable energy into their assessments.
Learn more about our Member Services Intern, Zach Lytle
Learn more about our Member Services Intern, Fanta Koita
A look at the critical investments proposed in the $1 trillion plan.
An examination of carbon offsets’ role in reaching carbon neutrality.
Learn more about our Member Services Lead, Noah Swistak
Learn more about our Energy Programs Analyst, Nora Fulvio.
A look at programs and policies impacting EVs locally and nationally
By Energy Co-op member Vivian Lehrer Stadlin
Two DIY workshops to teach you how to weatherize your home, conserve energy, and save money.
A discussion of the differences between that state’s electricity grid and ours, and why not all third-party suppliers are the same.
Learn about how our members have engaged to advance the cause of sustainable, renewable energy in our region.
Learn more about our Office Manager, Hillary Bedeian.
Learn about the history of the EPA Office of Environmental Justice and how its work impacts local Philadelphia communities.
Learn about the problems with drilling and fracking, the benefits of RNG, and what you can do to get involved!
Learn how to choose a good renewable electricity supplier from the dozens available in Pennsylvania’s deregulated electricity market.
Learn how you can improve your home’s energy efficiency without hiring an expert.
A new federal ruling raises electricity prices and threatens the development of clean energy in Pennsylvania and the rest of the US.
Learn about Pennsylvania’s environmental policy history from a former DEP Secretary who has kept a log of state level environmental issues for 33 years.
Celebrating Earth Month this year might seem next to impossible since we are all staying indoors as much as we can. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways we can connect with each other and the world around us without leaving the safety of our homes.
What is an environmental advisory committee? How can you join or start one? Learn more about EACs and how they help city governments protect the environment
Learn what slamming is and how you can prevent your electricity service from being changed without your knowledge or consent.
Pennsylvania’s green energy sector is growing, according to a new study on 2019’s clean job landscape.
Learn more about our new Member Recruitment and Business Development Lead, Meryl Sands.
Governor Wolf has directed the DEP to regulate carbon emissions so Pennsylvania can join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
Learn more about our new Member Services Associate, Georgia Mae Lively.
What does energy efficiency have to do with serving the community and promoting equity and inclusion?
What is energy efficiency and how does it impact you? Learn more about the tools available to help you save money and the planet!
Listen to Executive Director Ronald Fisher and Weavers Way General Manager Jon Roesser on G-Town Radio’s Planet Philadelphia.
The Energy Co-op is pleased to offer renewable natural gas to those served by PGW for the first time.
The Energy Co-op celebrates its 40th Anniversary this year thanks in part to members of Weavers Way Co-op.
What makes The Energy Co-op’s model that much different from others?
Four Things Co-operatives Can Do that Corporations Can’t
No roof? No problem. If community solar legislation is passed in PA, solar power will become a real option for many more households.
PA is falling behind neighboring states when it comes to utility-scale solar generation.
Do you know where your clean energy comes from? Or how your green energy dollars are being used?
Shannon Crooker, director of the PA Sustainable Energy Fund, talks energy financing in Old City.
Some new, some improved, and one with space lasers.
At The Energy Co-op, we’re more than an energy supplier; we’re a cooperative community.
Keep your energy dollars local by signing up for one of our clean energy plans today.
Join us for events throughout the region this spring!
The Energy Co-op’s Alexandra Kroger recently elected president of Phila. chapter of Women in Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy.
New technologies are increasing the efficiency and decreasing the cost of wind power.
But not at the expense of renewable energy resources.
Meet Bryan, The Energy Co-op’s Accountant and a long-time member.
Meet Ron, The Energy Co-op’s new Executive Director.
The Energy Co-op has been helping our members save money on heating oil for over 40 years.
Reversal of downward trend comes as climate change impacts become harder to ignore.
Meet Bethany, The Energy Co-op’s Heating Oil Program Manager.
Helpful tips to control your household energy costs.
Co-ops are member-owned, democratic organizations accountable only to those they serve.
Winter electricity prices: At the mercy of weather and shifting fuel supplies.
Meet Divya, The Energy Co-op’s Operations Manager.
New Levelized Cost of Energy report demonstrates that renewables are cheaper than fossil fuels even without subsidy.
Petroleum alternatives can help reduce your environmental footprint.
Join the Co-op, support the Center!
Meet Alexandra, The Energy Co-op’s Energy Program Manager.
Philadelphia Energy Authority-led partnership to create nation’s first three year clean energy training program.
Offshore wind development in Lake Erie could provide clean power to western PA.
Mini-TED talks in Old City highlight clean energy developments in PA.
New report from Penn’s Kleinman Center calls refinery’s future into question.
Solar jobs help young people stay in Philly.
Scott Pruitt says yes but others aren’t so sure.
New developments in offshore wind show huge potential.
U.S. Department of Energy asked to intervene to keep coal plants open.