New Report: ANALYSIS OF THE REACH OF THE ACT 129 ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND CONSERVATION PROGRAM TO LOW-INCOME MULTIFAMILY HOUSING

Share List The Housing Alliance recently released a report to analyze the reach of Act 129 energy efficiency programs to low-income multifamily housing. Click here to read the full report. Multifamily housing is a critical part of the housing stock for low-income families – both in the forms of publicly subsidized housing and market rate…

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PGW and PECO Utility Rebates and Grants for Multifamily Properties

Share List PGW and PECO Utility Rebates and Grants for Multifamily Properties PGW’s Low Income Multifamily Efficiency (LIME) program offers free or low cost energy saving retrofits to owners of income-qualified multifamily housing. PGW also offers EnergySense programs, providing rebates for high efficiency equipment and grants for new construction projects and retrofits to existing buildings….

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Residential Utility Rebates for Low-Income Housing Projects

Share List In this webinar, Performance Systems Development (PSD) representatives will discuss Residential Utility Rebates for low-income housing projects. As the implementer of the residential new construction programs for major Pennsylvania Utilities – FirstEnergy, PPL, PECO, UGI and PGW – PSD will discuss the Energy Rebate Analysis (ERA) required with applications beginning with the 2016-17…

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26Feb

From Blight to Bright: Modern, Energy-Efficient Apartment Complex Replaces Deteriorated School in Roxbury

Share List The Tribune-Democrat An etched stone sign still reads “Public School” at the corner of Roxbury Avenue and Sell Street. But now that sign serves as a gateway to a modern apartment building. Featuring 43 units, Roxbury Place is the first new development of its size within the city in decades – and also…

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08Jan

How a PA Affordable Housing Agency is Making Ultra-Efficient Buildings Mainstream

Share List The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Architect Laura Nettleton is standing in a former classroom in a 120-year-old elementary school that she helped turn into one of the most energy-efficient apartment buildings in Pittsburgh. She is talking, metaphorically, about coats. Her coat — stylish and black with wide sleeves and an open collar — is the…

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