EIN 94-3126848

The Energy Foundation

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
80
Year formed
1991
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
Description
The Energy Foundation's mission is to promote The transition to a sustainable Energy future by advancing Energy efficiency and renewable Energy. Promoting transition to a sustainable future by advancing Energy efficiency and renewability. The Energy F...

Program areas at The Energy Foundation

In 2019, The Energy Foundation granted to organizations and institutions that, through education and analysis, made gains in The transition to a clean Energy economy. Achievements included (but were not limited to) The adoption of stronger building codes and appliance efficiency standards, clean vehicle growth, The advancement of renewable Energy technologies, progress in low-carbon growth planning, The development of sustainable cities, and an increase in The efficiency of energy-intensive enterprises.
In order to support its grant making in china, The Energy Foundation's expenditures in 2019 included The salary and benefits of 45 staff members, office rental, equipment charges and other expenses related to maintaining The Foundation's beijing program office. The Foundation administers The Energy Foundation china, which in 2019 advanced china's policy efforts in seven sectors: transportation, industry, low-carbon economic growth, environmental management, low carbon cities, clean power, and communications.

Form 990s for The Energy Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-03-02990View PDF
2018-122020-02-13990View PDF
2017-122019-02-21990View PDF
2016-122017-12-22990View PDF
2015-122017-10-23990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds The Energy Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
William and Flora Hewlett FoundationFor General Operating Support$21,000,000
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...and 27 more grants received

Grants made by The Energy Foundation

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Sustainable Markets FoundationTo Support Education and Outreach To Build A Clean Energy Future$2,235,000
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...and 353 more grants made

Financials for The Energy Foundation

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$125,233,077
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$230,150
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$91,148
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$55,183
Total revenues$125,609,558

Personnel at The Energy Foundation

NameTitleCompensation
Eric HeitzChief Executive Officer and Co - Founder$469,977
Jason MarkChief Executive Officer$409,291
Brian StanleySenior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer$11,042
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...and 40 more key personnel

Organizations like The Energy Foundation

OrganizationLocationRevenue
Rockefeller Family Fund (RFF)New York, NY$38,367,196
Greater Washington Community FoundationWashington, DC$78,105,355
New Venture FundWashington, DC$460,798,902
New York Community TrustNew York, NY$257,618,823
Global ImpactAlexandria, VA$74,130,858
Hopewell FundWashington, DC$86,964,726
Heising Simons FoundationLos Altos, CA$179,936,817
CalstartPasadena, CA$59,004,549
Saint Paul and Minnesota FoundationsSaint Paul, MN$118,527,281
Jewish Community Federation and Endowment FundSan Francisco, CA$144,796,926
Baltimore Community Foundation (BCF)Baltimore, MD$34,854,199
Rose Community FoundationDenver, CO$228,863,706
The Community Foundation for Greater AtlantaAtlanta, GA$206,508,589
Entertainment Industry FoundationLos Angeles, CA$59,290,881
Medical Center Company (MCCo)Cleveland, OH$36,354,189
Center for Sustainable EnergySan Diego, CA$239,231,273
Rhode Island Community FoundationProvidence, RI$109,571,952
California Community FoundationLos Angeles, CA$305,751,337
The Pittsburgh FoundationPittsburgh, PA$88,473,154
Vancouver FoundationCanada, $101,145,467
Jewish Federation of ClevelandCleveland, OH$95,988,551
Minneapolis Jewish FederationMinnetonka, MN$35,831,596
The Florida State University FoundationTallahassee, FL$81,910,284
Rockefeller Brothers Fund (RBF)New York, NY$50,398,402
Windward FundWashington, DC$44,404,708
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$125,609,558
2019
Yearly growth
-10.8%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$122,866,523
2019
Yearly growth
0.7%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$101,883,000
2019
Yearly growth
7.5%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
80
2019
Yearly growth
3.9%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
301 Battery Street 5TH Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
Metro area
San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA
Website URL
ef.org/ 
Phone
(415) 561-6700
Twitter profile
@energyfdn 
IRS details
EIN
94-3126848
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1991
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
C12: Environment Fund Raising and Fund Distribution
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
Parent/child status
Independent