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Jul 10, 2017, 09:00 ET 100,000 Homes Improved With Renovate America's PACE Financing

Renovate America, a leading U.S. provider of home-improvement financing, announced today that more than 100,000 homeowners have improved their...


Apr 13, 2017, 11:00 ET More than 11,000 Homes in San Diego Made Home Energy and Efficiency Improvements through HERO Program

When California state legislators voted to approve Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE), San Diego County was one of the first areas to embrace...


Mar 16, 2017, 14:11 ET 3,000+ Homes in Fresno County Made Home Energy and Efficiency Improvements through HERO Program; $110 Million in Economic Impact

When the Fresno County Board of Supervisors voted to adopt the HERO program, the goal was to help local homeowners make energy and efficiency...


Nov 30, 2016, 11:37 ET HERO Program Expanding in Missouri to Finance Home Energy Improvements

More than 200,000 additional homes across Missouri now have access to the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program, which enables...


Oct 24, 2016, 16:13 ET City of Orlando Approves HERO Financing as Part of PACE Program for Home Energy Improvements

Today, the Orlando City Council approved a measure that gives homeowners access to the HERO Program, the nation's largest form of residential...


Oct 13, 2016, 10:00 ET Boynton Beach and Lake Clarke Shores Approve Innovative HERO Program for Home Energy Improvements

Boynton Beach and Lake Clarke Shores have become the first municipalities in Palm Beach County to make the HERO Program available to local...


Sep 14, 2016, 08:00 ET HERO Program Launching in Kansas City, Missouri, and Jackson County to Finance Home Energy Improvements

Starting Thursday, the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program will be available to homeowners in Jackson County and Kansas City,...


Aug 31, 2016, 13:50 ET HERO Home Efficiency Financing Program Launched for Homeowners in 40 More California Jurisdictions

The HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program is available to local residents of 40 additional municipalities across California, starting...


Aug 11, 2016, 12:30 ET Giants Community Fund Celebrates Partnership with Local HERO Program to Help Underserved Youth and Families

 The Giants Community Fund announced today that their partnership with the HERO Program as presenting sponsor for the 50/50 Raffle at AT&T...


Jul 05, 2016, 11:59 ET New Program Provides Property Assessed Clean Energy Financing for Home Improvements in Kansas City Area

Renovate America, the leading provider of residential Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing in the U.S., and the Missouri Clean Energy...


Jun 29, 2016, 15:55 ET Californians Are Saving 10 Billion Kilowatt-Hours Through HERO Program

 Renovate America today announced that California home energy savings from the  HERO Program hit 10 billion kilowatt-hours (kWh), an...


Apr 19, 2016, 16:44 ET HERO Bond Platform Designated As Green

 Renovate America, the nation's leading provider of residential Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing in the U.S., announced that its...


Feb 12, 2016, 13:07 ET Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti, DWP Promote Property Assessed Clean Energy to Help Reduce Electricity Costs

 Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (DWP) General Manager Marcie Edwards are encouraging local...


Jan 20, 2016, 15:44 ET Sacramento Approves Innovative HERO PACE Program to Save Energy and Water

The Sacramento City Council has voted to make the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program available to local residents. HERO PACE...


Dec 08, 2015, 14:05 ET 31 More California Jurisdictions Launch Water- and Energy-Efficiency HERO Program for Local Homeowners

 Twenty six cities and five counties across California launched the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program today. HERO PACE...


Aug 31, 2015, 17:57 ET HERO PACE Projects to Save More Than One Billion Gallons of Water in California

Renovate America announced today that more than a billion gallons of water will be saved in California as a result of completed water-efficiency...


Aug 14, 2015, 19:00 ET Three More Cities in Fresno County Approve HERO Program to Conserve Water and Energy

The City Councils of Firebaugh, Fowler and Huron have voted to make the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program available to local...


Aug 11, 2015, 16:48 ET Marin County, Fairfax and San Anselmo approve innovative program to help homeowners conserve water and energy

The Marin County Board of Supervisors, as well as the City Councils of Fairfax and San Anselmo, have voted to make the HERO Property Assessed Clean...


Aug 04, 2015, 15:50 ET HERO Program Expands Free Consumer Protection On All Energy And Water Projects In HERO Communities

  The Home Energy Renovation Opportunity (HERO) Program administered by Renovate America is expanding its consumer protection...


Nov 17, 2014, 13:44 ET 42 Cities and Counties launch HERO PACE program to help California homeowners conserve energy and water

 Forty-two cities and counties across California this week officially launched the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program, which...


Sep 19, 2014, 13:27 ET Supervisor Dave Roberts Fights Drought By Replacing 6,000 Square Feet Of Lawn With Artificial Turf

 Supervisor Dave Roberts takes pride in the appearance of his home. And as one of San Diego County's elected leaders, he's also keenly aware of...


Jul 24, 2014, 14:51 ET California Could Save Over 250 Billion Gallons of Water Annually via HERO Program

With the threat of steep fines looming for residential water wasters throughout the state, 169 California communities are encouraging local...


May 20, 2014, 18:12 ET L.A. County Votes To Enable Residential Property Assessed Clean Energy; 42 L.A. Cities Set To Launch HERO PACE Program In May

 The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted today to enable residential Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing for homeowners...