We Are DC Green Bank

Financing an Inclusive Clean Energy Future

DC Green Bank leverages public funding to attract private capital

DC Green Bank is a catalyst for a more equitable and thriving DC

Our innovative financing solutions prioritize making the clean economy inclusive and affordable for DC residents, organizations, and businesses. DC Green Bank integrates and coordinates its financing with District initiatives, leading the way for DC to transition to a city that runs on 100% renewable energy, for a healthier, more resilient, and sustainable community. View Our Product Offerings
DC Green Bank is a catalyst for a more equitable and thriving DC>
Our Mission

DC Green Bank provides access to capital, growing the clean economy to develop a more equitable, resilient, and sustainable DC.

DC Green Bank leverages public purpose funding to attract private capital to:

  • Create jobs and spur economic growth
  • Meet the District’s sustainability and resilience goals
  • Reduce carbon emissions and install clean energy systems
  • Reduce residents’ utility costs
  • Improve infrastructure resilience

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DC Green Bank provides access to capital, growing the clean economy to develop a more equitable, resilient, and sustainable DC.
Our Vision & Values

A Thriving, Clean Economy for All DC

DC Green Bank values Sustainability. We know that when economic development, the environment, and public health are in balance that communities will thrive.

DC Green Bank values the Clean Economy. We are investing in a clean economy for the District where economic renewal and job creation go hand-in-hand with a cleaner, more energy-efficient, and resilient community.

DC Green Bank values Inclusive Prosperity. We are investing in clean energy and a resilient future making sure every community across the District sees and experiences the benefits.

A Thriving, Clean Economy for All DC

The Work of DC Green Bank

  • Invest in clean infrastructure, the deployment of clean technologies, and energy efficiency upgrades.
  • Maximize the impact and benefit to DC residents of public funds by leveraging and encouraging private investment alongside our financing.
  • Develop and launch financial tools that increase capacity, accelerate lending, address financing gaps, and reduce upfront costs.
  • Drive innovation to create equitable access to credit for sustainable technologies, eliminating the vestiges of historical and systemic barriers to credit access in DC’s communities.

Our Story

The Mayor and City Council created DC Green Bank in 2018 with the District of Columbia Green Finance Authority Establishment Act.

With the clear goal of accelerating the clean energy transition, DC Green Bank will mobilize private investment to provide gap financing, remove up-front costs and maximize the impact of public investments in carbon neutrality, climate resiliency, and inclusive economic growth. It will facilitate a more equitable green transition where all DC residents are recipients of the benefits of a cleaner and vibrant city.

Moreover, DC Green Bank seeks to be the go-to financing resource for District residents, small business owners, and commercial developers interested in energy efficiency improvements, clean energy installations, and green infrastructure construction.

The faces of DC Green Bank

Meet Our Team & Board Members

Current Openings

DC Green Bank is investing in the future of DC residents and businesses. We’re committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, protecting the environment, and promoting accessibility in all we do. We’re building a diverse team of talented and passionate individuals to help us carry out this mission. Join us.
  • Director of Underwriting

    DC Green Bank is hiring a Director of Underwriting to help scale up clean energy investment across the District of Columbia. The Director is fundamental to DC Green Bank’s work of originating transactions that deliver climate benefits and savings outcomes to customers. Core responsibilities include:

    - Developing financial structures and reviewing credit for potential projects.
    - Underwriting structured debt transactions.
    - Engaging with partner financial institutions.
    - Providing market and credit support in product development.
    - Supporting the Business Operations team in portfolio and credit management.

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  • PACE Program Coordinator

    The PACE Program Coordinator will work with and assist the PACE Program Manager and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in adhering to the PACE program guidelines in strategizing, implementing, and maintaining the PACE program initiatives. Assisting the team to develop robust policies and procedures around the program. The successful candidate will have commercial banking experience including a proven ability to understand and carry out large, complex projects. As a supporting member of the PACE team, the Program Coordinator will play an important role in determining the success of this growing and high-impact organization.

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  • Director of Investments – PV/EV & Cleantech

    DC Green Bank seeks a Director of Investments – PV/EV & Cleantech to help continue to build this cutting-edge, mission-driven organization. The Director of Investments – PV/EV and Cleantech is responsible for developing, deploying, and managing the organization’s financial offerings and securing capital funding from outside sources. The Director will engage with DC Government, commercial enterprises, local banks, and other local, public-serving stakeholders and actively seek new products that address market barriers and are aligned with the organization’s mission. The relevant bank’s investment sectors include, but are not limited to, solar power, green buildings, stormwater resilience, and clean transport.

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