Archive for the ‘Energy Efficiency-Renewables’ Category

Clean Fund closes largest PACE Bond under CaliforniaFIRST Renewable Energy Program

November 18th, 2014 | Posted in: Clean Tech-Energy-Utilities, Energy Efficiency-Renewables | 0 Comments

Congratulations to HB+D client, Clean Fund (www.cleanfund.com), for closing on the California Statewide Communities Development Authority CaliforniaFIRST Limited Obligation Improvement Bonds for the CaliPaso Winery (www.calipasowinery.com) in Paso Robles, California.  The transaction represents the largest PACE deal funded under the CSCDA CaliforniaFIRST program to date and leadership in energy efficiency financing by CaliPaso Winery and […]

Congratulations to HB+D client, Clean Fund, for closing a “Watershed” energy efficiency securitization and PACE commercial financing.

June 21st, 2014 | Posted in: Blog, Clean Tech-Energy-Utilities, Energy Efficiency-Renewables, Real Estate | 0 Comments

Clean Fund’s purchase of bonds represents the first known securitization of commercial energy-efficiency loans, and it may be the event that finally unlocks institutional capital for efficiency finance. Now that the securitization concept is proven, it’s only a matter of time before big money throws its weight behind energy efficiency. Former U.S. Vice President Al […]