Search Results: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Innovations in Microbusiness
CFED published this report on financing mirobusiness. This report offers an overview of the emerging models of practice, including lessons learned from our partners and similar efforts by other organizations.
Florida's Brownfield Redevelopment Program
The presentation outlines the structure, objectives, and financing mechanisms behind Florida's Brownfield Redevelopment Program. The process of designating areas is also discussed, in addition to the benefits of the program.
U.S. EPA Evaluation of the Brownfields Program
The U.S. EPA conducts a thorough report that analyzes the Brownfields Program from 2003-2008. The report touches on the financing mechanisms used and the success/failures of the program.
EPA Region 3 Brownfield Report
For the EPA's Region 3 report, the agency highlights brownfield financing programs in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virgina, and West Virgina. The report also lays out the elements of each program, in addition to the type of financing used for...
Illinois Clean Water Initiative 2014 Members only Login
Elmo Dowd, Assistant Director of the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, presents highlights of the Governor's Clean Water Initiative, a $1B low-interest loan fund for wastewater and drinking water infrastructure projects.
New Models of Financing Energy Efficiency Presentation
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) recently issued $24.3 million Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds to finance loans for residential energy efficiency improvements. This “first of its kind” innovative financing...
Cryptic Barriers to Energy Efficiency Members only Login
The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy published this research report aimed at identifying 'cryptic' market barriers that inhibit greater investment in energy technologies and practices in the buildings sector. Cryptic barriers include...
Roadmap for Auto Community Revitalization Members only Login
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released the "Roadmap for Auto Community Revitalization" which highlights case studies of auto towns, as well as sources of funding and technical assistance currently available to communities with historical...
EPA Brownfields RLF Grants Flyer Members only Login
This flyer from the Environment Protection Agency provides a comprehensive understanding of what you need to know if interested in applying for funding through the Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund Grant program, all in an easy to navigate, two-page...
Environmental Financial Advisory Board Taking Nominations
The Environmental Financial Advisory Board (EFAB) Federal Register Notice for solicitation for Nominations to the Board is now available. Please feel free to share the notice with anyone you feel would be a good candidate for consideration for the...
Financing transit-oriented development (TOD) using TIF is becoming increasingly popular in the United States. Many cities have successfully employed this tool, from Portland, Oregon and Dallas, Texas, to Arlington, Virginia, and beyond. This...
Screening Sites for Wind Energy Potential Members only Login
This resource from the EPA and NREL provides a guide to screening potential sites for wind development. The document outlines a decision tree for the process and provides a list of development finance incentives to consider for the financing portion.