PPL Electric Utilities - LEED Certification Partnership Program (Pennsylvania)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Pennsylvania

Name PPL Electric Utilities - LEED Certification Partnership Program
Incentive Type Utility Grant Program
Applicable Sector Construction, Nonprofit, Schools, Architects and Designers
Eligible Technologies Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Biomass, CHP/Cogeneration, Daylighting, Geothermal Heat Pumps, Hydroelectric, Passive Solar Space Heat, Photovoltaics, Solar Space Heat, Solar Water Heat, Wind
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Varies

Installation Requirements Request reimbursement before November 30

Maximum Incentive LEED certification: 5,000

LEED Gold or better certification: 10,000

Program Administrator PPL Electric Utilities
Website http://www.ppleconomicdevelopment.com/

References DSIRE[1]


PPL Electric Utilities offers grants to reimburse non-profit economic development corporations, building architects and designers, and developers for certain costs associated with constructing LEED* certified green buildings. Both registration fees and certification fees are eligible for reimbursement, including costs associated with design review, construction review, and initial certification review. Buildings that achieve LEED certification are eligible for a grant of up to $5,000 while those that achieve LEED Gold certification are eligible for an additional $5,000.

Funding priority will be given to projects developed by non-profit economic development partners. All projects must be located within the service territory of PPL Electric Utilities. Interested parties should contact PPL using the information below to discuss their project.

*Click here for more information on the United States Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Donald Bernhard
Department PPL Electric Utilities
Division Economic Development
Address P.O. Box 25239
Place Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
Zip/Postal Code 18002-5239
Phone (610) 774-5458
Phone 2 (800) 342-5775

Website http://www.ppleconomicdevelopment.com/

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"