ECA has been instrumental in laying the groundwork for a clean energy future for all in the Philadelphia region. Help us continue to make every community more sustainable.

Welcome to the Energy Coordinating Agency!

ECA is a nonprofit corporation whose mission is to help people save energy and to promote a sustainable and socially equitable energy future for all in the Philadelphia region. Find out more.



With the coldest winter months still ahead of us, check out Heater Hotline to see if you qualify for free service for your heater! 


Fall Schedule for the Knight Training Center

Develop your skills. Click here to see our full course schedule. ECA is currently offering HEP designations. Click here to learn about HEP!

Sustainable Energy Conference Powerpoints Available Now!

The 2014 Sustainable Energy Conference was a great success! Click here to view all presentations from the conference!



ECA Helps Reinvent the Rowhome

Never Say Never

Services For Low-Income Families

Services For Low-Income Families

In 2010, ECA and the Neighborhood Energy Centers (NECs) provided 54,693 services to low income households in Philadelphia, valued at over $27 million. 

Green Jobs Training

Green jobs are more than just another day’s work; they’re in-demand, well-paying careers that will build a greener, more affordable future for everyone. ECA is an approved weatherization training center for the State of Pennsylvania, and trains to state certification standards as well as the national, certifications for the Building Performance Institute’s (BPI) Building Analyst and RESNET’s Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Rater.

Trainee Stories

"I spent 2 years active duty and 3 years reserve duty in the Army. I’ve always liked rehabbing houses and...

Weatherization Workshops

ECA offers FREE workshops to groups. During these sessions, a trained workshop leader will show you how simple changes can save you money and make your home more comfortable today!

Upcoming Workshops

Each year the Energy Coordinating Agency (ECA) partners with OHCD and PGW to offer workshops around the city of...

LEED & ENERGYSTAR Home Certification

LEED Certification and ENERGY STAR® for Homes can help improve energy efficiency and comfort!Smart Energy Solutions (SES),a fee for service department of ECA, provides both LEED for Homes and ENERGY STAR Homes certification for single and multi-family homes. SES works with builders, developers, architects and contractors in Pennsylvania and across the region, helping them build more energy efficient homes.

Smart Energy Solutions (SES) can help you get started today: