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Energy Efficiency Finance – The Closer We Get, the More Complicated it Seems…

This post originally appeared on Groom Energy’s Enterprise Smartgrid blog. In May, I participated in a day long energy efficiency finance workshop, hosted and co-produced by Bloomberg’s New Energy Finance Group and the Environmental Defense Fund.  Held at Bloomberg’s hip and upbeat headquarters, it had the feel of an investor conference, although most in the room had yet...

Weekly Links 3-16-12

March Madness of clean energy events has begun. Here are some highlights of our Inaugural Clean Energy Day at the Massachusetts State House, as well as Member News from the past few weeks.   New England Clean Energy Council & Sponsor/Member News: 7AC Technologies Announces Completion of $2.3 Million Investment Round SRS Marks Successful Operational...
Money is Not a Bad Incentive for Energy Efficiency Behavior Change

Money is Not a Bad Incentive for Energy Efficiency Behavior Change

Top business schools Harvard, Kellogg and University of Chicago have entire departments studying Organizational Behavior (OB). Wharton even has an annual conference called OB.
Traditional Energy Audits Are So Yesterday

Traditional Energy Audits Are So Yesterday

For years large ESCO’s (Johnson Controls, Siemens, Honeywell, etc.) have been performing Level Three Investment Grade Audits (IGAs), which are required for MUSH/Federal performance contracts. Their audits produce a detailed energy savings spreadsheet which makes it possible for a tax-exempt entity to issue bonds which pay for the retrofits.

Weekly Links 7-1-11

SustainX, Qteros, and Groom Energy made news this week. In other news, California is delaying its cap-and-trade program until 2013.   New England Clean Energy Council & Sponsor/Member News: New Patents Expand SustainX Position | Business Wire Investors to Consider Maine’s Clean Tech Sector Patent success for Qteros cellulosic ethanol microbe | BrighterEnergy News Groom...
Getting A Grasp on Customer Finance

Getting A Grasp on Customer Finance

On Tuesday we held the fourth installment of our ongoing Finance Series. We had a great discussion and have created a short "highlight" video that hits on some of the key themes.