Milwaukee is allowing commercial building owners to fund energy efficiency improvements through a commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program. Milwaukee’s Economic Development Corporation is working with California-based Clean Fund to finance the energy efficiency projects for commercial buildings via PACE. Read more at Energy Manager Today.
Ball Aerospace & Technologies has been awarded a contract from the Korea Aerospace Research Institute to build the Geostationary Environment Monitoring Spectrometer (GEMS) for the National Institute of Environmental Research in South Korea. GEMS is a geostationary scanning ultraviolet-visible spectrometer designed to monitor trans-boundary pollution for the Korean peninsula and … Read more »
Texas state Sen. John Carona (pictured) has introduced legislation that would allow building owners to use private sector financing for water conservation and energy-efficiency improvements through long-term loans paid with voluntary property assessments. The proposed bill, the Property Assessed Clean Energy Act, would update an existing Texas law to include water … Read more »