The 2018 General Assembly session kicked off this week and things are (not surprisingly) moving pretty quickly. We will be updating our legislation page each Friday with updates of the week’s activities.
VAEEC’s Policy Committee met this week to discuss … Read the rest
Developed on behalf of the Energy Efficiency For All Project, the Vermont Energy Investment Corporation just released a report, Commercial PACE for Affordable Multifamily Housing, looking into the handful of affordable multifamily transactions that have used Commercial Property Assessed … Read the rest
Yesterday, the Virginia Energy Efficiency Council attended Governor-elect Ralph Northam’s Policy Council on Commerce and Trade in Richmond.
The VAEEC’s main asks of the incoming administration are included in this one-pager, which summarizes the report we released earlier this … Read the rest
The Virginia Energy Efficiency Council recently held our latest Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy, or PACE, Lunch + Learn for Fairfax County and surrounding areas. With an audience of approximately 70 contractors, developers, property owners, lenders, and government officials, this … Read the rest
The recent election in Virginia had the highest voter turnout in two decades for a gubernatorial race (which occur in off-years) and brought the balance of power in the House of Delegates to a nearly even split between Republicans and … Read the rest
First Place Winners Include:
- Prince William County Public Schools
- Community Housing Partners
- Northern Virginia Regional Commission/Local Energy Alliance Program
- Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
Richmond, Virginia (November 2, 2017) – The Virginia Energy Efficiency … Read the rest
One of the challenges we face in the energy efficiency industry is that it’s largely invisible. As we like to say, lying in your bed you don’t necessarily know the insulation level in your attic. Walking around your neighborhood you … Read the rest
National Energy Efficiency Day (October 5th, 2017), is an opportunity to shine a spotlight on the local, state and federal policies that support energy efficiency and the people — through jobs, economic growth and energy/cost savings — supported … Read the rest
Give yourselves a pat on the back for Virginia earning the title of “Most Improved” in ACEEE’s 2017 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard.
Tied for 29th place means there is still plenty of room for advancement, but what we’re doing is … Read the rest
It’s been a while since our last blog post on the building codes update process and a lot has happened since then. In April, VAEEC and several of our members, participated in an energy stakeholder group to reach consensus with … Read the rest