Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy

What is C-PACE?


Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) is an innovative financing program for energy efficiency and renewable energy projects in commercial and industrial properties. C-PACE is sponsored and administered by the Bank.

Are there eligibility requirements?


Project types that are eligible for 100% C-PACE financing include:

  • Energy efficiency
  • Renewable energy
  • Water conservation
  • Alternative fuel infrastructure (i.e., electric car charging stations)
  • Environmental health and safety projects (i.e., asbestos or lead abatement)

Commercial and industrial properties that are eligible for C-PACE financing include:

  • Office buildings
  • Manufacturing facilities
  • Agricultural
  • Non-profit
  • Multifamily (5+ units)

Participating Municipalities:

  • Barrington
  • Bristol
  • Central Falls
  • Charlestown
  • Cranston
  • Cumberland
  • East Providence
  • Middletown
  • Newport
  • North Kingstown
  • North Providence
  • Pawtucket
  • Providence
  • Richmond
  • Smithfield
  • South Kingstown
  • Warren
  • Warwick
  • West Warwick
  • Westerly
  • Woonsocket
How can I learn more?

Program Guidelines

For more information about C-PACE, please contact:  

Toby Ast
Business Development Manager
Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank
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