Sustainable Energy Fund introduces 0% financing program

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Sustainable Energy Fund introduces it’s new Sustainable Energy Finance program, available to not-for-profit and governmental entities to complete energy efficiency or renewable energy projects. Loans or leases will be made for projects between $5,000 and $90,000 on a first-come, first-serve basis until program funds are exhausted.

Sustainable Energy Fund (SEF) has introduced the organization’s new Sustainable Energy Finance program. The program is available to not-for-profit and governmental entities to complete energy efficiency or renewable energy projects. Renewable Energy Projects are considered projects that reduce energy consumption from non-sustainable resources or generate energy from sustainable resources. Project types that will be considered are solar PV, anaerobic digesters, wind, micro-hydro, and energy modeling for new construction.

SEF will issue a Request for Applications for the financing program on October 15, 2013. Loans or leases will be made for projects between $5,000 and $90,000 on a first-come, first-serve basis until program funds are exhausted. The deadline for application submissions is 4:00 p.m. (EST) on January 15, 2014.

Jennifer Hopkins, President, Sustainable Energy Fund commented: “The Sustainable Energy Fund’s mission is assisting energy users in overcoming financial hurdles in implementing energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. The Sustainable Energy Finance program assists not-for-profits which are often challenged when it comes to raising funds to reduce energy use.”