Columnists: Rachel Neil

Rachel Neil is an energy policy fellow with the Environmental Defense Fund. She is focused on creating markets to finance energy efficiency and clean distributed generation projects. Currently she is working in California, Hawaii and other states to promote On-Bill Repayment (OBR) programs that enable third party capital financing.

CA Clean Energy Bill Likely to Help Small Business

Governor Brown has the opportunity to make energy-saving upgrades possible for families and small business owners by signing Assembly Bill 1883 (Nancy Skinner- Berkeley). This bill would significantly lower the cost of Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE), a tool which enables property owners to take advantage of energy efficiency and rooftop solar PV for their   …Continue Reading