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Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank Announces Financing for First Rhode Island C-PACE Projects

Source: RI-CPACE. Funding Provides Major Cost, Energy Savings for R.I. Business PROVIDENCE, RI – Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank (RIIB) today announced that the first two Rhode Island Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (RI C-PACE) projects have received financing. RI C-PACE provides financing for clean energy projects that lead to significant cost and energy savings for

Morningstar agrees: PACE is low-risk, beneficial to homeowners, and has strong oversight

In a recent report, “Clearing the Air – Addressing Three Misconceptions of PACE,” Morningstar ABS Research clarified a few important points about PACE financing. Read an excerpt, then click through to see the whole report: Morningstar Perspective: As financing of energy-efficient projects through property assessments becomes more widespread, concerns and misconceptions regarding its use and

PACENation Sets New Standards for Consumer Protections

Updated Consumer Protection Policies, released at PACENation Summit, form basis for enforceable state and local legislation DENVER, Feb. 16 – PACENation, the national, non-profit advocacy organization for Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing, today announced an important update to its 2016 residential PACE Consumer Protection Policies. The enhanced standards include customer supports and safeguards that

WSJ Article Presents a Skewed View, Ignores the Positive Story of PACE

Many of you no doubt saw the January 10th Journal article, “America’s Fastest-Growing Loan Category has Eerie Echoes of Subprime Crisis.” We hope you share our disappointment that the article was so unfair to PACE. It might have emphasized that to date, over 130,000 homeowners report high satisfaction using it to finance often-necessary energy-related investments

Property Assessed Clean Energy Begins 2017 With New Standards in Place

Source: Renovate America As key California disclosure law takes effect and U.S. Department of Energy best practices become industry norm, leading residential PACE provider launches new contractor management system SAN DIEGO, Jan. 10 – Residential Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing – a California home-improvement innovation that has become one of the fastest-growing forms of

PACE Creates Jobs and Energizes Local Economies: Here’s Why

Register for the PACENation Summit 2017 in Denver, CO: February 13-15 When an energy services contractor sits down with a family at their dinner table to discuss the details of an efficient HVAC upgrade, solar installation, cool roof, or other energy upgrades, one question always comes up: “How will I pay for it?” PACE financing

Dividend Launches Residential PACE Financing

Source: BusinessWire. Industry-leading solar loan and PACE financing now on one platform to simplify financing process for contractors and homeowners SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE) — Dividend Solar, a division of Dividend Finance, now offers residential PACE financing and its industry-leading EmpowerLoan™ on a single platform for contractors and homeowners. This new platform streamlines the financing process

The new direction of PACENation

  To our PACENation friends: PACENation is your organization, dedicated to bringing PACE to every community in America. We’re working with groups throughout the U.S. to bring PACE to more places and make sure property owners, manufacturers, contractors, governments and investors understand its unique advantages. And as our market grows, we’re developing best practices and