HARC’s People & Nature Series Will Host Governor Bill Ritter Jr.

As part of its 2017 People & Nature Speaker Series, HARC will host Governor Bill Ritter, Jr., 41st Governor of Colorado and the founder of the Center for the New Energy Economy at Colorado State University, on Tuesday, October 24 from 6:00-8:30 p.m. at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston – Brown Auditorium. The event will feature a lecture delivered […]

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TX-PACE: Protecting Borrowers and Creating Economic Benefits

A spate of recent articles raises consumer protection concerns in the California residential PACE program. Fortunately, none of these problems or issues are relevant to, or cause for concern under, the Texas PACE program. Learn more about why the recent PACE press has no relevance to the Texas PACE program by clicking here: http://bit.ly/2yD53jw

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Historic Buildings or Energy Efficiency? Texas Gets Both, with TX-PACE Financing

Older buildings reflect the culture and history of a community, but typically are highly inefficient. Such was the case with the Butler Brothers Building in Dallas, a previously-abandoned 1910 structure that was often referred to as an eyesore. Through the Texas PACE Authority’s “PACE in a Box” model, Alterra International, real estate developer, was able to secure $23.9 […]

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Texas PACE is Providing Businesses a Tool for Storm Recovery

Before hurricane Harvey damaged countless businesses across the Gulf Coast, the State Legislature approved a financial tool that assists Texas property owners in improving and upgrading their communities. Currently available in 14 regions across the State, Texas PACE is providing businesses another tool for storm recovery. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1zybcEAwYoQ

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North Texas Facilities Expo Building Solutions

The North Texas Facilities Expo is a broad based facilities event with an emphasis on green buildings that features the latest products and services in the industry. Don’t miss the opportunity to expand your knowledge of current trends in the industry and find products, or programs, that will start saving you money immediately. Come see us […]

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Texas Wind Farm Quickly Restarts After Harvey

For the first time in the history of the burgeoning U.S. wind industry, a wind farm, near Corpus Christi, got hit by a hurricane—and it was back producing power within days. The wind farm has a total of 196 turbines and can generate 380 megawatts, making it a fairly large power generator. https://www.wsj.com/articles/texas-wind-farm-back-online-1504294083  

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National Drive Electric Week

Dallas- Fort Worth Clean Cities and Electric Vehicles North Texas  are kicking off the week, on September 9th, with the annual electric vehicle showcase at Grapevine Mills Mall. The EV showcase is a great opportunity to learn about EVs by talking with current owners and by asking all the tough questions in a no-pressure, no-sales environment. They’ll […]

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Texas Finds it’s PACE When it Comes to Water Efficiency

Water and financial savings are adding up across Texas as more property owners and developers use PACE Financing for water-efficient upgrades inside and outside their buildings. The Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program has now financed six projects that are in the works in the Dallas, Central Texas and Houston areas. Texas finds its PACE when it comes […]

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