26 07, 2013

The Not-So-Obvious in Building Energy Efficiency

By: Stephen Finkle, Senior Project Manager, New York State Energy Research Development Authority

When maximizing the green potential of a project, building owners often consider incorporating high efficiency lighting fixtures, extra insulation and a high efficiency boiler or chiller. For some, the next thing that comes to mind is solar, but this can be like putting a pony before a two […]

26 07, 2013

Community Reinvestment Fund, USA Pilots New Loan Program for Green Business Improvements

By: Small Business Trends

Minneapolis (PRESS RELEASE – August 21, 2011) – To save money and improve operational efficiency, Minnesota businesses are thinking “green.” Community Reinvestment Fund, USA (CRF), a nonprofit organization that helps small businesses gain access to capital, has launched the Green Loan for Businesses; a pilot loan program for small businesses in Minnesota seeking to reduce energy costs and […]