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PACE financing for commercial buildings has “irreversible momentum,” says Carbon War Room chief Jigar Shah: File...

PACE financing for commercial buildings has “irreversible momentum,” says Carbon War Room chief Jigar Shah: File...

PACE financing for commercial buildings has “irreversible momentum,” says Carbon War Room chief Jigar Shah My Clean Break column this week is kind of a Part II to last week’s column about the need for creating financing programs, such as Property-Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) or Property-Assessed Payments for Energy Retrofits (PAPER) programs, to get the energy-conservation ball rolling in Ontario. Last week I focused on residential retrofits. This week the spotlight is on commercial and multi-tenant buildings, with a look at some early successes by a consortium led by the Richard Branson-backed Carbon War Room and the potential of Toronto’s Tower Renewal program , which like the residential opportunity has been held back because the Ontario government has been slow to make the required regulatory amendments. ——————————- Clean Break By Tyler Hamilton Jigar Shah thinks large...

Full article: http://www.cleanbreak.ca/2011/11/12/3750/

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