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Kids First PACE Project

FIRST OHIO PACE PROJECT IN SYCAMORE TOWNSHIP COMPLETED AT KIDS FIRST SPORTS CENTER OHIO PACE PROVIDES FINANCING, ENERGY SAVINGS SYCAMORE TOWNSHIP – The Kids First Sports Center has become the first building in Sycamore Township to finance an energy efficiency and improvement project through the innovative OHIO PACE program. PACE, a program offered by the […]

GC-PACE 2016 Year in Review

As 2016 draws to a close, we wanted to take a moment to review the continued emergence of PACE financing both in the Greater Cincinnati region and across the United States. The GC-PACE team has been busy throughout the year working with property owners, contractors, local governments and commercial real estate management companies to fund […]

GC-PACE Newsletter May 2016

  PACE in Ohio: Blue Ash authorizes its first PACE project The City of Blue Ash (Hamilton County) approved its first PACE projects in April. Three office properties took advantage of PACE financing to make improvements to heating and cooling systems as well as lighting. The properties are controlled by Neyer Properties, a Cincinnati based commercial real […]

GC-PACE Newsletter October 2015

Since our last edition, the GC-PACE team has been busy working with property owners, contractors, and local governments to bring together the resources necessary to use PACE financing to fund a number of energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. As you will see throughout the newsletter, demand for PACE financing is growing throughout the Greater Cincinnati region and across […]

Union Township Adopts PACE Financing

Happy to have Union Township, Clermont County, Ohio on board with the GC-PACE Financing program. Working with Melink Corporation is a pleasure, they are one of our region’s clean energy leaders and their building will now be more “green” than ever with more solar and LED lighting. Read more about it in this Clermont Sun […]

EPAD Energy Efficiency Financing Signed Into Law in Kentucky

Last month, Energy Alliance team members Andy Holzhauser and Jeremy Faust were in Frankfort to attend a bill signing for the Energy Project Assessment District Act, or EPAD. EPAD, also known as PACE nationally, is a unique economic development tool designed to allow commercial and industrial building owners to finance energy efficiency, water efficiency, and […]

GC-PACE Newsletter May 2015

  Welcome to our GC-PACE Newsletter Over the past year, we have been working to bring PACE financing to the region. Our new program, GC-PACE, is a unique financing tool that allows commercial and industrial property owners to finance energy efficiency and renewable energy improvements through a voluntary assessment on their property tax bill. Our […]

EPAD Commercial Energy Efficiency Financing Program Approved by Kentucky Legislature

Among the legislative achievements of last night’s legislative session in Frankfort was Senate and House approval of HB100, a bill to authorize PACE, also called EPAD (Energy Project Assessment Districts) in Kentucky. After a nearly two-year legislative effort, led by the Energy Alliance and the Kentucky EPAD Council (including representatives from Harshaw Trane, Ross Sinclair […]

Establishing PACE in Ohio: Clean Energy Finance Breakfast

On November 11, we convened a diverse group of finance leaders, municipal leaders, and commercial contractors for a breakfast discussion about how to expand PACE in Greater Cincinnati. The focus of the event was to provide attendees with an understanding of how PACE is being utilized in other parts of the country and to answer […]