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.
A fight brewing between utilities and third-party solar companies may become a key driver – or restraint – of on-site commercial solar arrays. At issue is whether solar panel marketers can enter into power purchase agreements with the panels’ host companies, selling the renewable energy to the hosts and bypassing … Read more »
Fourteen counties and 126 cities in California have launched CaliforniaFIRST, the nation’s largest finance program for green building upgrades that uses the Property Assessed Clean Energy financing model in an effort to help commercial property owners reduce their energy and water use. The CaliforniaFIRST PACE program allows commercial property owners … Read more »