|Title||Organizational Structure: The Sustainable Development Fund of Southeastern Pennsylvania|
|Publication Type||Case Study|
|Year of Publication||2002|
|Secondary Title||Case Studies of State Support for Renewable Energy|
The Sustainable Development Fund (SDF) is a modest-sized fund operating in Pennsylvania with a mission to promote:
SDF is known for its effective fund management and its innovative renewable energy program designs. A prerequisite to the development of innovative and effective programs is the creation of a strong organizational structure. This case focuses on three elements of the SDF's organizational structure that have been critical to its success.
The three main organizational strengths of the SDF structure are:
Two limitations, narrow geographic focus and modest initial funding, are also discussed.