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Affordable Financing for Energy Efficient Accessory Dwelling Units

September 30, 2022

DC Green Bank is committed to increasing access to affordable and energy efficient housing across the District. We are currently developing a partnership with our colleagues at the District Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) to create a pilot initiative to assess how access to affordable financing can help…

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Client Spotlight

September 21, 2022

If you are wondering who DC Green Bank’s clients are, what impact they create in communities, and how bright the future is for the Clean Economy in the District – look no further. We are proud of the investments that we make and the impact they deliver. Learn more below…

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Climate Law Ushers in New National Green Bank

August 26, 2022

NRDC – Carolina Herrera, Sarah Dougherty, and Douglass Sims The passage of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is a long-overdue step toward establishing a national green bank that will unleash tens of billions of public and private dollars for investment in clean energy and climate-resilient infrastructure in underserved communities. In…

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Investing in Our Future – A Note from Brandi Colander, DCGB Board Chair

May 23, 2022

Just this past week, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) released their State of the Global Climate report. The news was sobering as to be expected. The report found that in 2021, the world broke records for greenhouse gas concentrations, and our oceans are warmer and more acidic than ever. Today…

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The Importance of Green Finance for the District

October 20, 2021

The Importance of Green Finance for the District  Eli Hopson and Brandi Colander    Green banks are a new concept for many in our community and across the nation. However, states and municipalities around the country have been creating these institutions for over a decade, beginning with the state of Connecticut’s green bank in 2011. Under…

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DC Green Bank’s Top Five Energy Jobs of the Future

May 13, 2021

DC Green Bank CEO Eli Hopson recently wrote a blog post as part of DCGB’s participation in the Reduce Energy Use DC (REUDC) campaign. Eli wrote about the mission of DCGB, how we support workforce development in the District, and the future of green jobs! Read it by clicking below….

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