Energy Conservation Assistance Act Low-Interest Loans

The California Energy Commission’s Energy Conservation Assistance Act (ECAA) program provides 1 percent interest loans to cities, counties, special districts, public colleges and universities, public care institutions, and public hospitals. Loans finance energy efficiency and energy generation projects. The maximum loan is $3 million.

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The maximum loan amount is $3 million per application. Contact the Energy Commission before applying to check current funding availability.

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Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. T
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Loan applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis for projects with proven energy savings from the following public entities: -Cities -Counties -Special Districts -Public Colleges/Universities (Except Community Colleges) -Public Care Institutions/Public Hospitals -University of California -California State Universities Residential, commercial, and private nonprofit institutions are not eligible.