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Feb 20

C-PACE launches program for commercial energy and resiliency projects

Fairfax County’s C-PACE program gives commercial building owners an avenue for obtaining private funding to support capital improvement projects intended...
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Feb 20

Virginia Lawmakers Pass Major Clean Energy Legislation

The Virginia House and Senate passed sweeping energy legislation Tuesday that would overhaul how Virginia's utilities generate electricity and, supporters...
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Jan 20

Governor Northam Announces Effort to Modernize Lighting on Virginia’s Roadways

New energy-efficient lighting will make nighttime driving safer on Virginia’s highways, Governor Ralph Northam said in a December announcement. He...
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Jan 20

Virginia’s roadway lighting upgrades buck federal backtracking on efficiency

Starting this spring, Virginia will replace 9,600 lights on limited-access highways, interchanges, park-and-ride lots, rest areas and weigh stations with...
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Dec 19

Virginia Energy Efficiency Leadership Awards recognize local projects

The Virginia Energy Efficiency Council presented the fourth annual Virginia Energy Efficiency Leadership Awards recognizing innovative programs and projects throughout...
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Dec 19

Major US States, Counties, and Cities Embrace a New Tool to Pay for Energy Efficiency

Today, the Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) Alliance industry coalition spotlighted the new programs authorized in New York, Illinois,...
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Dec 19

Christiansburg-Based Community Housing Partners Recognized With Two Awards

Christiansburg-based Community Housing Partners has been recognized for two first-place energy efficiency awards. The Virginia Energy Efficiency Council has recognized Community...
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Nov 19

Richmond C-PACE Program Aims to Encourage Clean Energy Updates

Richmond property owners rehabbing or developing commercial properties soon will have a new financial incentive to include clean energy and...
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Nov 19

How tightening an aging event center helped Roanoke win an efficiency honor

An endeavor by city employees in Roanoke to button up its civic center, libraries, fire stations and recreation centers has...
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Oct 19

DC Launches Nation’s First Multifamily Housing Resilience Tool

Soon, affordable housing owners in the District of Columbia will have new tools to promote resilience and resource conservation in...
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