Maloney Joins Local Leaders to Announce Legislation to Create Jobs, Increase Energy Efficiency

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l-r: Chris Burdick, Supervisor, Bedford; Warren Lucas, Supervisor, North Salem; Mike Kaplowitz, Westchester Legislator; Pete Harckham, Westchester Legislator; Sean Patrick Maloney, US Representative; Ellen Conrad, Bedford 2020; Mary Beth Kass, Bedford council; behind her: Mark Thielking, Chair, Energize NY; Kevin Brenner, Healthy Homes; to right: Herb Oringel, founder of the Northern Westchester Energy Action Consortium

Bipartisan Bill Will Ensure Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Cannot Undermine Local Clean Energy Programs

New Program Helps Preserve Affordable Housing in Westchester

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Sharon Boodoo representing Children's Village and Millie Magraw representing Westchester County Legislator Catherine Parker attended The Westchester Project information session

Press Release: Yorktown Heights, NY. Westchester County Department of Planning and the Energy Improvement Corporation (EIC), a New York State public benefit corporation, introduce a program to incentivize and provide low-cost, long-term capital for affordable housing and nonprofit building owners to reduce energy consumption, make buildings more energy efficient and add renewable energy.

RFP:Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) RFP for Financial Services Provider

Energy Improvement Corp, NY-Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) RFP for Financial Services Provider

Request for Proposals Related to Participation as Financing Services Provider as Underwriter, Placement Agent, Direct Investor, or Lender. Energy Improvement Corporation (EIC) of New York is seeking a financing services provider (or providers) to provide capital for loans made to commercial property owners through its Property Assessed Clean Energy Program (PACE).  These loans are repaid by a distinct tax charge on the property that is collected by the local taxing authority.  The commercial PACE Program is currently available to property owners in Westchester and Orange counties with... read more

Homeowners: Fight High Cost Energy Bills This Summer

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Why are PCs like air conditioners? They quit working properly when you open Windows. Get it? But when all your windows are closed and the AC still isn’t working properly, it doesn’t seem funny anymore. Thousands of Westchester homes are so leaky, that even when windows are tightly shut, the AC (air conditioning) is working in overdrive to compensate for the escaping air. It probably seems your electric company is playing the joke on you when you get the monthly bill. So what can you do to make AC affordable, even on the most sweltering summer days?

Pound Ridge Resident Shaves off Nearly 1/3 of Home Fuel Oil Consumption Using Energize NY!

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When homes lack proper insulation, they cease to be boxes and instead become sieves, porous containers that leak inside air out, and outside air in.  You may be thinking “Great!  Now the birds, bees, and all other manner of woodland creatures can enjoy my air conditioning with me, and the world will be a happier place!”  I need you to banish these ideas from your mind.  Trust me; your wallet and the environment will thank you for it. 

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