Why Use Our Program?

  • Low Interest rates-Generally 4.50% - 6.50%
  • The property owner retains tax benefits such as Investment Tax Credits and depreciation and other programs that incentivize investments in energy efficiency
  • If property owner cannot use tax benefits such as Investment Tax Credits and depreciation and other programs that incentivize to invest in energy efficiency, we can bring in the tax equity partner, you just pay for the energy usage
  • 5-7-10-20 Year financing or lease for immediate cash flow benefits
  • Zero or Minimal down payment, any costs paid during upgrade can be recovered in financial package
  • Start receiving benefits immediately. Energy saving after payment should create positive cash flow
  • Increased property value because of upgrades
  • Preservation of borrowing capacity
  • No or very little funds required out of capital budget
  • Ability to pass savings/payments to tenants
  • May be treated as off balance sheet financing
  • Projects are local and engaged in outreach for marketing advantage
  • Help create local jobs
  • Can fund permitting, compliance requirement costs, audits, etc