Green banks are offering businesses a chance to borrow against previous investments in energy-saving upgrades.
Potential tax benefits offer cost savings in addition to spread-out payments of PACE financing.
The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax wants to finance upgrades to its sprawling, 1960s-era HVAC system.
Advocates see strong potential in Chicago and surrounding areas for property assessed clean energy financing to boost investments.
Commercial building owners very rarely miss payments on property assessed clean energy loans, a federal lab found.