Forging your clean energy future

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President Joe Kennedy III, Citizens Energy Team members and community leaders
Who We Are

We use profits from innovative energy ventures to make the renewable revolution accessible for all. 

Citizens Energy Corporation was founded by former U.S. Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy II in 1979 to make life's basic needs more affordable. In the past 44 years, we have provided over $600 million in charitable benefits through our profits from dozens of successful businesses.

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Charitable Programs

From heating shelters to lowering the price of subscription medication, we reinvest in our global host communities to make sure no one is left out in the cold.

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    Revolving Loan Fund

    As a strategic partner with Vineyard Wind 1, Citizens Energy uses a revolving loan fund to make energy efficiency upgrades in multi-family housing. Learn more
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    JOE-4-SUN is a non-profit assistance program lowering electricity costs for thousands of households across Massachusetts and New York. Learn more
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    Imperial Valley Solar

    Citizens Imperial Valley Solar is the largest low-income community solar project in the country, serving 12,000 households annually. Learn more
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    Electric Vehicles

    Citizens Energy uses profits from a transmission line to provide electric vehicles to Native American health centers, charitable organizations and social service agencies in San Diego County. Learn more
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    Shelter Heat

    The Shelter Heat program provides warmth to facilities that house homeless individuals and families. Learn more
Our Industries

We own and operate solar, battery storage, microgrid and transmission projects from coast to coast.

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