Posts Tagged ‘ CEFIA ’

State Celebrates Successful First Year of Commercial Clean Energy Financing Program

Feb 28th, 2014 | By
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Connecticut’s “Green Bank,” the Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority, says it has celebrated the successful first year of its nationally-recognized Commercial and Industrial Property Assessed Clean Energy, or C-PACE program. Click on this Environmental Headline for more from CEFIA.



New website puts solar a click away for Connecticut homeowners

Oct 23rd, 2013 | By
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The state’s quasi-public agency in charge of overseeing renewable energy in Connecticut launched a new website Monday designed to provide homeowners with information regarding whether their homes are suitable for solar energy systems and the types of financing and grants available to pay for the work. Click on this Environmental Headline for more from Luther Turmelle at the New Haven Register.



Stop the raid on tens of millions of dollars from utility ratepayers

Jun 3rd, 2013 | By
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The state budget and scheme to raid these vital funds comes on top of the bill to weaken the state’s Renewable Portfolio Standard (SB 1138), and put ratepayers on the hook for massive natural gas pipeline expansions (HB 6360). This is the most anti-clean energy legislative session we have seen in the past decade. Take action today and let your Senator and Representative know that this is unacceptable – call now! Please make two calls
Your State Senator: 860-240-8600 (Democrats) or 860-240-8800 (Republicans). Thank you.
Your State Representative: 860-240-8500 (Democrats) or 860-240-8700 (Republicans)



Bridgeport Hosts C-PACE Matchmaking Forum

Oct 26th, 2012 | By

The City of Bridgeport and Connecticut’s Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority (CEFIA), as part of the Energize Connecticut initiative, jump-started Connecticut’s Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) Program with a matchmaking forum at the Bijou Theatre. The forum brought together energy and finance stakeholders, encouraged and facilitated the development of strategic partnerships and provided

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New Clean Energy Communities program begins

Aug 17th, 2012 | By

As part of the Energize Connecticut initiative, the Connecticut Energy Efficiency Fund and the Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority (CEFIA) have joined forces to launch a new and improved version of the nationally recognized Clean Energy Communities program, an initiative that incentivizes Connecticut municipalities to improve energy efficiency and promote the use of renewable energy.Launch of New Clean Energy Communities Program



Clean Energy for Connecticut: A Win For Commercial Solar

Jul 4th, 2012 | By

The Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority (CEFIA) is preparing to roll out a new program designed to encourage clean energy projects in commercial and industrial buildings throughout Connecticut. During a special session of the legislature June 12, action was taken to approve a Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) program.



CT Lawmakers OK Commercial PACE

Jun 16th, 2012 | By

by Michael Trahan, Executive Director, Solar Connecticut, Inc. The state Legislature wrapped up the 2012 bill-making season this week. A redo of the 2011 virtual net metering bill was proposed but didn’t get a vote. A property tax waiver on commercial solar passed the state House but time ran out before the state Senate could take

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Renewable Resources establishing U.S. HQ in Connecticut

Jun 14th, 2012 | By

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has announced that Renewable Resources Inc, a Scottish solar development company, will open its United States headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut. The company plans to hire 50 employees by the end of this year, with the potential for future expansion.