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The NonProfit Times – Loan Fund Launched for Nonprofits’ Green Building Upgrades

March 16, 2021

DC Green Bank, a Washington, D.C.-based program that promotes sustainable infrastructure, has launched a loan program that supports energy-saving work within the District. The new program, Navigator, provides pre-development loans for community-based nonprofit organization buildings, commercial buildings, and multifamily or mixed-use properties with five or more residential units. The loans…

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RFP

Professional Slate RFQ

March 9, 2021

Purpose The District of Columbia Green Finance Authority (d/b/a/ “DC Green Bank” or “DCGB”) is seeking expressions of interest and qualifications from service providers in the areas set forth in this Request for Qualifications (RFQ). Through this RFQ, DC Green Bank invites service providers interested in working with DC Green…

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Next City – What Is a Green Bank?

March 3, 2021

Next City’s Senior Economics Correspondent, Oscar Perry Abello, wrote recently about green banks: “Green banks are part of a long tradition of using public or collective dollars to sway private investment into serving markets that it hasn’t served, or providing products it hasn’t provided before. Neither they nor the private…

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Currents Podcast – Meet DC Green Bank

February 26, 2021

DC Green Bank CEO Eli Hopson and Chief Investment Officer Jay Lurie joined the Currents Podcast team to give an overview of the bank, why we were established, and the goals we have set for ourselves. We discuss DCGB’s available capital, priority sectors, how our financing is structured, the near-term…

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Board Meetings

March 3, 2021 – Special Meeting of the DC Green Bank Board

February 26, 2021

DC Green Bank Board of Directors will hold a special meeting, to deliberate regarding a temporary delegation of investment authority in light of a recusal for conflicts of interest. At the special meeting, the Board also intends to convene in a closed executive session to discuss confidential business information and consult with counsel…

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Events

March 1 – Contractor Event: New Products. New Website. Same Mission.

February 25, 2021

DC Green Bank welcomes you to join us for a conversation on our new products, initiatives, and website! This session is primarily targeted for contractors and commercial and multi-family residential property owners, but all are welcome. We are working hard to deliver innovative financing options to meet rising demand in…

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Green Bank Expert Joins Biden Climate Team

February 17, 2021

To help make President Biden’s climate goals a reality, some clean energy advocates have called for the creation of a green bank to support and accelerate clean energy investments. While the concept hasn’t taken center stage in the Biden administration so far, one new member of the Biden administration’s climate…

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