30 Sep '12, 10am

$50 Million for Clean Energy, Energy & Water Efficiency via California County’s Residential PACE Program

In today’s lean economic times, more and more homeowners across the US are looking for ways to produce, as well as consume, clean, renewable energy, as well as boost water and energy efficiency. Municipal and state Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) programs are proving to be an efficient, effective means of enabling them to do so. In California, Sept. 27, the Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) announced that $40 million in home energy retrofits have been financed via its HERO (Home Energy Renovation Opportunity) Program , which was launched in December 2011. Pace of California PACE Picks Up The pace of HERO applications and approvals has been picking up as word of the program has spread. “The rapid expansion of the HERO Financing Program shows us that this is the right program at the right time for western Riverside County residents,” said City of Calimes...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/09/30/50mm-for-clean-energy...

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