Rolling Out Commercial PACE in NJ in 2018

New Jersey is about to experience a surge of new clean energy projects, unleashing a considerable amount of additional public subsidies and private financing for energy efficiency and renewables. Amendments to NJ’s existing PACE law are being passed in the Read More …

Update on PACE Legislation in New Jersey

A number of organizations, including the new Coalition for PACE in New Jersey and ourselves, have been involved in working with the state legislature to craft a new law that will address the Governor’s concerns — as stated in last year’s Read More …

InterSolar Summit March 24, 2016

Dear Solar & Energy Storage Professionals,   We are pleased to announce, that due to last year’s extremely successful Summit USA East, this exciting event is returning to Brooklyn NY! With both solar and energy storage markets surging in the Read More …

Special Address on “Revitalizing, Re-Purposing & Adaptive Re-Use of Stranded Assets” added to NJ Appleseed Sustainable Land Use Event – March 23

New Jersey Appleseed is Pleased to Announce the Addition of an Exciting New Topic Just Added to the March 23rd Land Use & Development Public Policy Forum:  8:45 am – Special Address: Revitalizing, Re-Purposing & Adaptive Re-Use of Stranded Assets Read More …

“PACE didn’t just grow in 2014 — it exploded”

Under the headline “Nearly $1B Available for PACE Projects in 2014,” Katherine Tweed of Greentech Media reports that Property-assessed clean energy loan (PACE) programs for both residential and commercial sectors are booming in 2014, with much more growth to come in 2015. Read More …

Atlantic City: Jumpstarting Economic Development through PACE

Atlantic City is in the midst of its worst ever economic crisis. With three of its major casinos closing, resulting in the loss of more than 7,500 jobs; with a 29% property tax hike; and a huge decline in the Read More …

Day 4: Case Study — Fresno, CA: Figtree Financing Funds Industrial Facility Upgrades with PACE

Two industrial buildings in Fresno, CA upgraded their outdated mechanical equipment using PACE financing. They received a 10 HP Air Compressor and a 60 Ton Chiller Replacement and were able to maintain their business operations without interruption. A local contractor Read More …

28 Stories in 28 Days: Day 2: First C-PACE Project

Connecticut PACE program completes its first project (July 2013). The first C-PACE project, in Norwalk, Connecticut — The family-owned shopping plaza on Westport Avenue received exterior LED lighting, resulting in reduction of 158,000 pounds in greenhouse gas emissions, an annual electricity savings of 152,200 Read More …