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New Reports on Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Show Healthy Residential Market

March 4th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan

Rooftop solar power prices have been dropping. Home energy storage prices have been dropping. New and increasingly compelling electric vehicles keep coming to market. These are cleantech topics that come up daily as these industries keep growing and growing. However, there are transformative elements of the cleantech world that stem from more nuanced business innovations and policies. One of those is Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing


California Providing Increased Protection For PACE Customers

October 9th, 2017 | by Roy L Hales

Close to 150,000 Californian homeowners have made energy and efficiency improvements through Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing. For the most part they are success stories, but there are isolated reports of problems with "independent solar, plumbing and roofing contractors who pitch the loans and sign up consumers through online software."


Picking Up PACE After New Federal Guidance

February 27th, 2017 | by John Farrell

A promising energy efficiency program could get closer to reaching its massive potential after a federal policy tweak that tempers lenders’ concerns to allow more homeowners to cash in


Clean Transport & Energy News Roundup (Jet Biofuel, Tow To Charge Tesla, Energy Storage, Hybrid Ferraris…)

November 16th, 2016 | by Derek Markham

In this edition of the clean transport and energy news roundup, we've got stories about a solar battle in Utah, a large energy storage facility in Sonoma County, public lands renewable energy rules, India's $2 billion renewable energy equity fund, how many Gigafactories we'll need for the clean energy transition, Chevy Bolt, hybrid Ferraris, the first commercial jet biofuel flight, and more


Dazzling Dozen US States Illuminate Path To Solar Energy Future

July 26th, 2013 | by Silvio Marcacci

A solar energy revolution is dawning in America, led by the "Dazzling Dozen" - twelve states whose progressive policies dominate the solar industry with 85% of all US solar capacity but just 28% of the total population. Environment America’s “Lighting the Way” report outlines their successful policies and illuminate the path forward to a nationwide clean energy economy


2 More Cities Join PACE Program

April 29th, 2013 | by Zachary Shahan

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing may be my favorite option by which people can go solar (or make energy [&hellip


$50 Million for Clean Energy, Energy & Water Efficiency via California County’s Residential PACE Program

September 30th, 2012 | by Andrew

Western Riverside County and California are leading the way forward in providing innovative financing for homeowners to carry out clean energy, energy and water efficiency renovations and retrofits. $50mm in HERO Program projects have been approved, which is projected to create as many as 4,000 local green contractor jobs, as well as enabling homeowners to reduce their energy and water bills, which in turn's going to take a big bite out of the county and state's electricity and water usage, carbon and greenhouse gas emissions



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