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April 13, 2021

Franklin Energy, a leading provider of energy efficiency and grid optimization solutions, announced today that its client Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility (DESEU), through their Energize Delaware initiative, has received the ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year—Sustained Excellence Award from the Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy for the fourth consecutive year. The agencies…

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March 12, 2021

For Delaware residents, increased energy efficiency is just a click away. Energize Delaware today announced the opening of its new online marketplace for home efficiency products, with instant rebates available on select items at checkout. Available items at www.energizedelawaremarketplace.com include smart thermostats, LED light bulbs and advanced power strips, with new products added as they become…

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February 26, 2021

In just its third year of providing loan services, the Energize Delaware Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program (REELP) has reached the significant milestone of granting over $1 million in qualified loans to Delaware homeowners.  The Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program provides low-interest loans to credit-qualified Delaware homeowners of a single-family or duplex property to encourage the…

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February 22, 2021

Energize Delaware is excited to announce the launch of their Virtual Home Energy Assessment. This online tool is designed to provide Delawareans with a quick and easy method to virtually determine if their home could benefit from energy efficiency upgrades. After entering basic information about their home and energy usage habits, the customer is provided…

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February 5, 2021

Energize Delaware is pleased to announce that Kent and Sussex counties have recently joined New Castle County as partners in the Delaware Property Assessed Clean Energy (D-PACE) program.  PACE is a managed initiative that allows commercial and industrial property owners to finance energy efficient and clean energy projects that will lead to significant energy cost…

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September 10, 2020

The Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility (“DESEU”) is currently seeking proposals in response to a Request for Proposal (“RFP”) from qualified organizations or individuals interested in providing assistance in conducting an impact evaluation of the Energy Assessment Program for Non-profit Organizations and Local Government Agencies (“Program”). The impact evaluation would provide analysis for the 2016-2019 program years. DESEU…

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July 28, 2020

New Castle – Energize Delaware announced today that the Empowerment Grant Program (EGP) funded by the Exelon Merger for Delmarva Power Customers in Delaware is awarding a half-million dollars to Habitat for Humanity (HFH) of New Castle County.  In its application, HFH of New Castle County, proposed working with their Central Delaware and Sussex County…

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June 18, 2020

Energize Delaware’s Empowerment Grant Program has recently launched a $1 million Community-Scale grant with applications currently being accepted.  The program will allow qualified civic organizations, non-profit groups, businesses, municipalities, or associations the opportunity for awards ranging from $5,000 to $100,000 over a 1-2-year period with a rolling application deadline. The grant funds will support the selected organizations in…

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June 2, 2020

The Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility (DESEU) announces a successful $52,985,000 refinancing of 2011 tax-exempt Energy Efficiency Revenue Bonds (EERB). The refinancing will save the State of Delaware $4,769,271 in present value debt service payment reductions. The true-interest cost of the refinancing is 2.42% The refinancing effort was done in support of projects for these agencies:…

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