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DC Green Bank and City First Enterprises Close $320,000 Loan with Copernican to Bring Solar Energy to Low-Income Households

January 18, 2024

(Washington, D.C.) – DC Green Bank and City First Enterprises (CFE) today announced the closing of a $320,000 construction-to-permanent loan to Copernican Energy, financing a 125-kW portfolio of approximately nine residential solar installations in underserved communities. Upon completion, these projects will deliver greenhouse gas reductions of approximately 2,040 metrics tons…

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Annual Report & Audited Financial Statements

December 28, 2023

DC Green Bank is on the leading edge of the sustainable financing and green banking movement. We play a critical role in the District’s ecosystem of actors that are charged with achieving the city’s climate, energy, economic development, and equity goals. We are proud of the partnerships we have developed,…

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DC Green Bank and Copernican Energy Close on $500,000 Construction-to-Permanent Loan to Support Portfolio of Solar Projects in Wards 7 & 8

November 29, 2023

(Washington, D.C.) – DC Green Bank and Copernican Energy today are pleased to announce the closing of a $500,000 construction-to-permanent loan to support a 191 kW residential solar project portfolio. This investment will provide solar energy to approximately 23 low- to moderate- income (LMI) households, with over 90% of the…

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Urban Atlantic Secures $69M Financing For Affordable Senior Project In Upper Northwest

September 21, 2023

By Emily Wishingrad, BisNow, A senior housing community and its development partner have secured financing to move forward with a 93-unit affordable addition to the property in Northwest D.C.’s Friendship Heights neighborhood, a part of the city where such projects are rare. The team behind the addition to the Lisner-Louise-Dickson-Hurt Home, an affordable senior facility that has…

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Urban Atlantic Secures $69M for Affordable Senior Housing in Friendship Heights

September 21, 2023

By Keith Loria, Commercial Observer, Urban Atlantic Development has closed on $69 million of financing to build a new affordable senior housing development in Washington, D.C. ‘s Ward 3, which will be the first independent senior living development in the Friendship Heights area. The financing will go toward building 93 affordable…

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Urban Atlantic secures $69M for Friendship Heights affordable senior development

September 21, 2023

By Tristan Navera, Washington Business Journal, The team behind the long-planned expansion of the Lisner-Louise-Dickson-Hurt Home in Friendship Heights has landed the financing to begin construction and deliver nearly 100 units of affordable senior housing to Ward 3. Bethesda’s Urban Atlantic, which will lead the construction, and the LLDH have…

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DC Green Bank Announces Trisha Miller as New Chief Executive Officer

June 22, 2023

(Washington, D.C.) – DC Green Bank is proud to announce Trisha Miller as its next Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Miller comes to the bank after her recent service in the Biden – Harris Administration as a Senior Director in the White House Domestic Policy Office working on decarbonization policy and…

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