21 Aug '11, 4pm

PACE Legislation Tracker for HR2599

The widget will update automatically as the bill progresses (we hope!) through Congress. Of course, one way to ensure that it does pass, is for YOU to contact your representative and urge them to co-sponsor the bill and vote for it when it comes up. This really should be a no-brainer: enacting a law that will make it easier for homeowners to finance solar power installations and other energy efficiency retrofits on their homes by paying for them through their property taxes. This allows for a much lower overall project cost to the homeowner than they would receive through either a traditional home equity loan or lease payments. (Uh, ok, so maybe that calls to mind two groups who might not be big fans of PACE financing, but apart from those special interests, who else could say nay?)

Full article: http://www.solarfeeds.com/pace-legislation-tracker-for-hr...

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