(BEI)’s mission is to lead the banking industry in collectively directing capital towards environmentally and socially sustainable economic development. BEI is comprised of 11 member banks who seek to focus on topics where industry-wide action is found to be needed according to expert research.
The Investor Confidence Project (ICP) defines a clear road-map from retrofit opportunity to reliable Investor Ready Energy Efficiency™. With its members, the Investor Confidence Project is enabling a marketplace for building owners, project developers, utilities, public programs and investors to trade in standardized energy efficiency projects.
The MEETS Accelerator Coalition (“MEETS AC”) is an organization that seeks to materially advance the reduction of energy waste in the built environment. A MEETS transaction is one in which the yield from metered energy efficiency from a customer facility is delivered to the utility –not the facility. The utility bills the facility, at retail, for the metered yield of which the utility took delivery, and the metering is done through a dynamic baseline meter that meets utility resource grade standards.
SEFA grew out of SAPC, a three-year initiative to increase the availability of capital to the solar industry, funded by the United States Department of Energy and led by National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). SEFA seeks to promote investment in solar energy.