Energize Delaware Launches Energy Equity Fund

Energize Delaware forms engagement, education and grant funding program focused on energy efficiency and climate resiliency in underserved communities Dover, DE— Many existing government programs and policies and non-profit missions seek to reduce poverty, provide affordable housing, essential resources, education, health and jobs for underserved communities. But increasingly there is a role for promoting energyContinue reading “Energize Delaware Launches Energy Equity Fund”

Extension of Large-Scale Grant Application Deadline

Energize Delaware has extended the Large-Scale grant for the Empowerment Grant Program (EGP). The grant was opened on April 19, 2021 and now will be due on Friday, July 23, with a review and decision to be in September 2021. Applicants are encouraged to submit new and innovative energy efficiency programs that reach low-income Delmarva PowerContinue reading “Extension of Large-Scale Grant Application Deadline”

Energy, Housing, and Health Forum on Monday, May 24th with Lt. Governor Bethany Hall-Long and Councilwoman Rysheema Dixon

Low- and Moderate-income residents are shorted safe, healthy, energy efficient, and affordable housing options due to the lack of quality, affordable housing for these families. Programs intended to alleviate energy and housing burdens are working with the health community to look at the situation, find solutions and look at potential partnerships to address this issue. Continue reading “Energy, Housing, and Health Forum on Monday, May 24th with Lt. Governor Bethany Hall-Long and Councilwoman Rysheema Dixon”

Empowerment Grant Program Announces $97,420 Grant Award for Applied Energy Group, Inc.

Will Fund LMI HVAC Rebate for Rental Units Pilot in Kent and Sussex Counties Wilmington – Energize Delaware announced today that the Empowerment Grant Program (EGP), funded by the Exelon Merger for Delmarva Power Customers in Delaware, is awarding $97,420 to Applied Energy Group (AEG) for the LMI HVAC Rebate for Rental Units Pilot thatContinue reading “Empowerment Grant Program Announces $97,420 Grant Award for Applied Energy Group, Inc.”

Empowerment Grant Program Releases 2020 Report and Launches 2021 Funding Cycle

Nearly $1million has been invested in energy efficiency programs and services across state of Delaware for underserved communities in Delmarva Power Service Areas. New Grant Cycle to Launched April 19 Dover, DE. – The Empowerment Grant Program (EGP) is proud to have funded $920,000 in 2020. Organizations awarded include Habitat for Humanity, Wilmington Senior Center,Continue reading “Empowerment Grant Program Releases 2020 Report and Launches 2021 Funding Cycle”

2020 Annual Report

We have just completed a very successful year for the Empowerment Grant. In 2020. The Empowerment Grant awarded nearly $1 million to six organizations in the State of Delaware, providing energy efficiency programs and services to low-income communities. These funds were made possible by the merger between Exelon Power and Delmarva Power in Delaware. AContinue reading “2020 Annual Report”

Empowerment Grant Program Announces Grant Award to Delaware Interfaith Power and Light

Funding to support energy efficiency and weatherization in Wilmington homes Dover – Energize Delaware announced today that the Empowerment Grant Program (EGP), funded by the Exelon Merger for Delmarva Power Customers in Delaware, is awarding $80,650 to Delaware Interfaith Power and Light (DEIPL).  In its application, DEIPL wants to help weatherize older rental properties by fabricating and installing custom Interior Storm Windows (ISW) in rental apartments. LaborContinue reading “Empowerment Grant Program Announces Grant Award to Delaware Interfaith Power and Light”

Extension of Large-Scale Grant Application Deadline

Energize Delaware has extended the Large-Scale grant for the Empowerment Grant Program (EGP). The grant was opened on October 15, 2020 and now will be due on Friday, December 18th, with a review and decision to be in January 2021. Applicants are encouraged to submit new and innovative energy efficiency programs that reach Delmarva powerContinue reading “Extension of Large-Scale Grant Application Deadline”

Empowerment Grant Program Announces $150,000 Grant Award to Wilmington Senior Center

Will Fund Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving Systems to Lafayette Court Wilmington Senior Center – Energize Delaware announced today that the Empowerment Grant Program (EGP), funded by the Exelon Merger for Delmarva Power Customers in Delaware, is awarding $150,000 to Wilmington Senior Center (WSC).  In its application, WSC proposed to install energy efficiency and energyContinue reading “Empowerment Grant Program Announces $150,000 Grant Award to Wilmington Senior Center”

Empowerment Grant Program Announces New Large-Scale Grant Cycle

Newest Offering from Energize Delaware seeking statewide or regional programs to support energy equity and efficiency in underserved communities Dover, Del. – Energize Delaware has re-opened the Large-Scale grant for the Empowerment Grant Program (EGP). The grant was opened on October 15, 2020 with a due date of November 30, 2020, and an award date for January of 2021. Applicants are encouraged to submit new and innovative energy efficiency programs thatContinue reading “Empowerment Grant Program Announces New Large-Scale Grant Cycle”