Kat Friedrich's Blog Posts

- October 02, 2012

Bank of America's Energy Efficiency Finance Program Rewards Innovators

The Bank of America Energy Efficiency Finance Program has provided low-interest loans and grants to community development financial institutions (CDFIs) to increase access to energy...

- June 27, 2012

Clean Energy Finance Center Helps to Design First Statewide Commercial PACE Program

Connecticut’s Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) legislation passed the state legislature on June 12. This legislation creates the first statewide C-PACE program in...

- May 01, 2012

Critical Need for Energy Savings and Loan Performance Data Remains Unmet

A vast gap exists between the detailed information financial institutions need to support energy efficiency financing and the limited data they currently have. Several examples suggest...

- May 01, 2012

Connecticut's Green Bank Begins to Develop Innovative Programs to Leverage Private Sector Investment in Clean Energy

The Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority (CEFIA) reported earlier this month that it had begun to develop several new clean energy financing programs. A main goal of CEFIA,...

Kat Friedrich

Kat Friedrich

A former mechanical engineer with graduate training in journalism and environmental studies, Kat Friedrich is a self-employed writer focusing on energy, sustainability and technology. She is the editor of Yale University's Clean Energy...

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