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PACE Presentation: Overview, Update, and Future

| Written by John Farrell | 1 Comment | Updated on Oct 8, 2010 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

placeholderPACE provides one of the most promising municipal energy financing tools and it’s been adopted by 22 states.  But resistance from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac has put the brakes on new programs.  This presentation explores the rationale, the process, and the promise of PACE.

Click below to see senior researcher John Farrell’s presentation on municipal energy financing, given to the Southwest Renewable Energy Conference on Sept. 14, 2010, in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

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John Farrell directs the Energy Democracy initiative at the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and he develops tools that allow communities to take charge of their energy future, and pursue the maximum economic benefits of the transition to 100% renewable power. More

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