26 Jul '14, 8pm

[email protected] will expand nationwide a successful on-bill financing program I profiled here:

EESI is proud to announce the expansion of its on-bill financing initiative into a national effort to significantly improve the energy efficiency of homes served by rural electric cooperatives (co-ops) and public utilities, thanks to a grant from The JPB Foundation. Over the past five years, the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) has helped to demonstrate and build support for on-bill financing, in which loans for energy efficiency retrofits are repaid through participants’ utility bills. Utilities that adopt this approach will cut energy consumption and emissions while improving home comfort and energy affordability for their customers and members. “We are delighted to receive support from The JPB Foundation to pursue this largely untapped opportunity for energy efficiency gains,” said EESI Executive Director Carol Werner. “There are more than 900 co-ops acro...

Full article: http://www.eesi.org/press-releases/view/eesi-expands-resi...

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