Neighborhood Energy Centers (NECs) counselors provide budget counseling and intake for conservation and home repair programs that offer more permanent solutions to the problem of energy affordability. They prevent utility emergencies by helping customers obtain energy assistance grants and utility payment agreements. NEC’s provide over 50,000 energy services to more than 40,000 low-income households every year.
Energy Coordinating Agency (ECA) is a Philadelphia leader in energy efficiency retrofits for existing residential properties. Since its founding in 1984, ECA has weatherized 45,000 homes; repaired or replaced 50,000 heating systems; provided water conservation services to 37,000 homes, and prevented over 75,000 tons of carbon emissions.
Proposed Consolidated Plan 2018-2022
includes review of city’s housing/community development conditions and needs.
September issue highlights HUD’s visit to Philadelphia and Angel Rodriguez, new Director of the Land Bank.
HTF Annual Report
The Philadelphia Housing Trust Fund supports housing development and services