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Program Materials

Author: California Statewide Communities Development Authority
Publication Date: 2017

This document defines consumer protection policies for California's statewide Open PACE program, which is implemented at the local level for residential and commercial property owners. Property assessed clean energy (PACE) programs enable homeowners to finance energy efficiency, renewable energy, and water efficiency improvements. These recommended consumer protection policies can help guide PACE Program implementation to ensure homeowners realize maximum benefit.

Author: Michigan Saves
Publication Date: 2016

Lists a number of resources related to Michigan Saves, including contractor application, home energy loan implementation guide, and training presentations for residential contractors.

Author: NYSERDA Green Jobs-Green New York
Publication Date: 2015

This page contains annual and monthly update reports of the Green Jobs-Green New York program.

Author: Arkansas Economic Development Commission
Publication Date: 2014

Presents the loan loss reserve guidelines for the Arkansas Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Loss Reserve Program.

Author: Community Power Works
Publication Date: 2014

This infographic illustrates program accomplishments between 2011 and 2014.

Author: Efficiency Maine
Publication Date: 2014

This form is used to itemize energy conservation measures as an eligibility requirement under Efficiency Maine's Home Energy Savings Program.

Author: Energy Impact Illinois
Publication Date: 2014

Fact sheet that provides an overview of the Energy Impact Illinois Loan Program.

Author: Energy Upgrade California
Publication Date: 2014

This plan presents the marketing education and outreach plan for Energy Upgrade California's financing pilots.

Author: Fayette County Better Buildings Initiative
Publication Date: 2014

Example credit application from Fayette County Better Buildings.

Author: EnergySmart Colorado
Publication Date: 2014

Table summarizing financing options for Colorado residents in EnergySmart Colorado territory.

Author: Mass Save
Publication Date: 2014

Summary of minimum standards and requirements for the Massachusetts HEAT Loan program.

Author: BetterBuildings for Greensboro
Publication Date: 2014

Example of a program design flowchart showing key steps and relationships for the energy efficiency program in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Author: Energy Impact Illinois
Publication Date: 2014

This packet contains all the contractor reporting and verification forms required by Energy Impact Illinois.

Author: BetterBuildings for Greensboro
Publication Date: 2014

A sample RFP from Greensboro, North Carolina, for energy efficiency loan products.

Author: Xcel Energy
Publication Date: 2013

Flier that summarizes energy efficiency financing offered by Xcel Energy's financing partners.

Author: Energy Impact Illinois
Publication Date: 2013

Matrix of participating lenders and associated loan information.

Author: Energy Impact Illinois
Publication Date: 2013

Flyer for contractors that explains the EI2 loan program and loan eligibility criteria.

Author: Energy Impact Illinois
Publication Date: 2013

Flyer for contractors that explains the steps needed to complete the EI2 loan process.

Author: Michigan Saves
Publication Date: 2013

This loan loss reserve fund agreement sets the terms and conditions of the loan loss reserve fund between Michigan Saves and partnering lenders.

Author: Mass Save
Publication Date: 2012

A comparative list of lenders participating in the Mass Save HEAT Loan Program and the terms and conditions of the loans that they offer.

Author: Michigan Saves
Publication Date: 2012

An example of a detailed and thorough implementation guide written for the Michigan Saves program.

Author: Washington State University Energy Program
Publication Date: 2012

This mid-program evaluation includes extensive analysis of program sectors, including results of surveys of participants, and summarizes lessons learned to date.

Author: Energy Upgrade California
Publication Date: 2011

Example loan loss reserve fund agreement.

Author: EnergySmart Colorado
Publication Date: 2011

Example of a program design flowchart showing key steps and relationships for the energy efficiency program in Eagle County, Colorado.

Author: EnergySmart
Publication Date: 2011

Example of an implementation plan developed by EnergySmart Colorado at the beginning of the implementation of its Better Buildings Neighborhood Program.

Author: EnergySmart Colorado
Publication Date: 2011

Boulder, Colorado's EnergySmart program produced a detailed implementation plan with activities, deliverables, and timelines by phase and task.

Author: Austin Energy
Publication Date: 2010

A project planning timetable template from Austin Energy that reflects all program planning activities, including marketing.

Author: New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)
Publication Date: 2010

Two visual flow charts, one that illustrates the process starting with customer interest to final incentive payment, and another that illustrates the program's quality assurance process.

Author: City of Bainbridge Island, Washington
Publication Date: 2010

A sample request for proposals from Bainbridge Island, Washington, related to establishing a revolving loan fund and loan loss reserve.

Author: City of Independence, Missouri
Publication Date: 2010

A sample competitive procurement procedure to award loan loss reserve funds to a financial institution partner.

Author: EnergySmart
Publication Date: 2010

A sample request for proposals from Boulder County, Colorado, to develop an energy efficiency and renewable energy rebate program.

Author: State of Washington Department of Commerce
Publication Date: 2009

A sample request for proposals from Washington state to develop an energy efficiency credit enhancement grant program.

Author: Michigan Saves
Publication Date: 2009

Sample RFP from Michigan Saves for a third-party to conduct an evaluability assessment and process evaluation for the program during the first phase of implementation.