Posts Tagged ‘ Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority ’

New website puts solar a click away for Connecticut homeowners

Oct 23rd, 2013 | By

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.



Connecticut program helps fund clean energy upgrades

Jan 29th, 2013 | By

The Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority launched the Commercial and Industrial Property Assessed Clean Energy Program (C-PACE) late last week. The program is designed to provide commercial and industrial building owners with low-cost, long-term, upfront financing for adding renewable energy projects to their buildings. For more on this story, visit: Connecticut program helps fund

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5 Connecticut colleges sharing $1M loan to boost energy efficiency

Sep 20th, 2012 | By

Connecticut’s Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority is making a $1 million loan to help a group of Connecticut colleges become more energy efficient. The money will be used to launch “Campus Efficiency Now,” a program that will allow participating schools that are members of the Connecticut Conference of Independent Colleges to implement energy-saving measures

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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.



Connecticut clean energy financing program to launch in 2013

Jun 27th, 2012 | By

Officials with the state’s Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority say they expect to launch the program early next year.



Many Considerations Before Choosing Home Solar Electricity Systems

Jan 20th, 2012 | By

Experts say whether residential electric-generating solar, or photovoltaic panels, make sense depends on myriad considerations, from your home’s location and the direction it faces to the age of your roof and tree cover in your yard. The systems can either be bought, the option chosen by Daniels and Miller, or leased. “It’s not like swapping

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