Federal Grants Promote New Approaches to Energy Upgrades
Pilot projects will test adaptable technologies that improve energy performance in existing housing
Financing for Energy-Efficiency Upgrades
Two programs, although not available in every state, help homeowners pay for upgrades while lowering monthly energy bills
An Innovative Financing Tool That Makes Energy Efficiency Affordable
By rolling upgrade costs into monthly bills, utilities are helping customers save energy and money at the same time
California Lenders Sued Over PACE Financing
Attorneys claim that contractors pushed loans on homeowners who can't afford the payments
The Latest Trend in Home Performance: Why You Should Be Concerned
Should we be driving the industry to focus on promoting health benefits as a way to stimulate growth? Probably not.
Congress Weighs Changes to Rules on PACE Loans
The proposed legislation is aimed at ‘predatory green-energy lenders’ who victimize older borrowers
Solar Panels or Exterior Foam?
A homeowner weighs the benefits of two possible energy upgrades to a pre-war Cape