Sustainable Energy Fund Announces Special 0% Financing Program
Sustainable Energy Finance – Request for Applications – October 15, 2013 – January 15, 2014
LANCASTER, Penn., Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Jennifer Hopkins, President, Sustainable Energy Fund (SEF), announced today at the Annual Customer Appreciation Meeting of Richard’s Energy Group, the introduction of SEF’s new Sustainable Energy Finance program. The new Sustainable Energy Finance program is available to not-for-profit and governmental entities to complete energy efficiency or renewable energy projects. These are projects that reduce energy consumption from non-sustainable resources or generate energy from sustainable resources.
Sustainable Energy Fund will issue a Request for Applications for the new program on October 15, 2013. Loans or leases will be made for projects between $5,000 and $90,000 on a first-come, first-serve basis until program funds are exhausted. The deadline for Sustainable Energy Finance application submissions is 4:00 p.m. (EST) on January 15, 2014.
“The Sustainable Energy Fund’s mission is assisting energy users in overcoming financial hurdles in implementing energy efficiency and renewable energy projects,” stated Hopkins. “The Sustainable Energy Finance program assists not-for-profits which are often challenged when it comes to raising funds to reduce energy use,” she added.
A sampling of project types that will be considered are:
-- Solar Photovoltaic -- Anaerobic Digesters -- Wind -- Micro-Hydro -- Energy modeling for new construction
Call the Sustainable Energy Fund at 610-264-4440 for more information or visit www.thesef.org after October 15, 2013 to download an application.
Sustainable Energy Fund is a non-profit organization that assists energy users in overcoming educational, financial and regulatory barriers to a sustainable energy future. This a future in which energy is harvested, converted, distributed and utilized in a manner that allows all meet their energy needs without compromising the ability of their children and grandchildren to meet their needs. Sustainable Energy Fund provides a variety of services including specialized energy efficiency and renewable energy loans and leases, energy education for energy users, industry professionals, educators, and future leaders.
SOURCE Sustainable Energy Fund