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Be Utility Wise Events

Be Utility Wise is a signature PUC Consumer Education program that began in the 1980s and has continued annually since.

The goal of the Be Utility Wise program is to educate those in the front line of Health and Human Services. Be Utility Wise expands knowledge and increases awareness about utility topics such as affordability, customer assistance programs, family support services, conservation, and promotes healthy living in PA. It’s a free professional development education program promoting and connecting valuable community resources to help those in need.

Topics of Interest

Attendees can learn about the following topics and more:

  • Utility Customer Assistance Programs
  • Conservation Weatherization Tips
  • Limited-Income Budgeting
  • SNAP/Food Bank
  • Housing/HUD
  • Family Support Services
  • Hardship Funds
  • And More…

Be Utility Wise Resources


Philadelphia Be Utility Wise - March 12, 2024


Tri-Region (Harrisburg Area) Be Utility Wise - November 17, 2023

Berks County Be Wise - October 24, 2023

  • Presentations - A compilation of all the presentations given at the event.

Philadelphia Be Utility Wise - March 22, 2023


Johnstown Be Utility Wise Agenda - November 9, 2022 - Video Playlist of Conference Sessions

Pittsburgh Be Utility Wise Resource Guide - February 22, 2022.


Philadelphia Be Utility Wise Video - December 15, 2021.

Berks County Be Wise Resource Guide - Date 2021.


Tri-Region Be Utility Wise Resource Guide - Dated 2019 for the Harrisburg area event.

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton/ Hazelton Resource Guide - Dated 2019.

Johnstown Be Utility Wise Resource Guide - Dated 2019.

Pittsburgh Be Utility Wise Resource Guide - Dated 2019.


Need More Help?

If you can't find what you're looking for here, please contact the PA Public Utility Commission. Call us at 1-800-692-7380 or contact us online.

Document Search

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