Better Buildings Challenge Financial Allies
Committed to helping commercial buildings achieve energy savings by providing information on products and services, specifying energy savings potentials, and providing quarterly updates.
Join the Billion Dollar Green Challenge
The Billion Dollar Green Challenge encourages organizations to invest a combined total of one billion dollars in self-managed green revolving funds that finance energy efficiency improvements. Though initially focused on higher education, the program now targets municipalities, healthcare providers, and companies.
Green Revolving Funds: A Guide to Implementation and Management (2013)
A white paper that helps organizations build the business case for energy efficiency by establishing a green revolving fund. The paper focuses on higher education, but most of its insights are applicable across sectors.
Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)
A comprehensive database of incentives, rebates and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States.
Financing: DOE Weatherization and Intergovernmental Programs
Developed by the U.S. Department of Energy Technical Assistance Program (TAP), these programs provide an overview of financing challenges and programs that focus on financing as a tool to enable energy efficiency and renewable energy investments.
Energy Efficiency Investment Roundtables
The Financing Solutions Team hosted two roundtables in August and September of 2011. The roundtable discussions identified tangible actions that Better Buildings Alliance members can take to increase the flow of financing for energy efficiency upgrades.