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  • 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

    PACE_Begins_2017_With_New_Standards_in_PlaceSAN 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 financing in America – is starting 2017 with robust consumer protections as the industry norm, including some which go well beyond any other form of consumer financing and actually will raise the bar for how homeowners experience home improvement.

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  • 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 is, increasingly, the answer to that question. PACE offers a more affordable and accessible way to finance energy efficiency, water efficiency, and renewable energy improvements to homes and commercial buildings. PACE programs have already funded over $3 billion in energy upgrades across the nation, and this increased investment has created stable work for local contractors —

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  • K2 Clean Energy Capital Develops a $2.4M PACE Financed Solar Energy and Energy Efficiency Solution for The River at Rancho Mirage

    Source: K2 Clean Energy Capital.

    December 22, 2016

    Rancho Mirage, CA: K2 Clean Energy Capital, LLC has developed and executed the PACE financing for the construction of a $2.4M project including a solar PV carport system and installation of energy efficiency upgrades at The River at Rancho Mirage. The River, which was acquired by the CheerLand Investment Group in June 2014, is the premier shopping, dining, and entertainment destination in the Coachella Valley. The River features Century Theatres; leading restaurants including Fleming’s Steakhouse, The Yard House, PF Chang’s, and the Cheesecake Factory; and many high-end retail establishments.

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  • 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


    Dividend Finance

    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 for contractors and their customers, giving homeowners easier access to financing for solar and energy efficiency improvements.

    “A single platform now means that our partners never have to make a change mid-sale and it gives the customer options to choose what works best for them,” said Chris Doyle, Chief Commercial Officer for Dividend. “With Dividend PACE, more homeowners can now qualify, while giving our partners the ability to expand their business into other areas of energy improvements as well.”

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  • The new direction of PACENation

    PACENation PACE Financing


    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 standards to help ensure the long-term success of PACE.

    PACE is at a turning point, and PACENation will need additional resources to meet the needs of our rapidly growing marketplace. To that end, we are pleased to launch a membership program that will enable deeper engagement between PACE stakeholders and our organization and help bolster financial support for our efforts.

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