County Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Portal

The County Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Portal is a one-stop-shop for education, training, and funding opportunities for county energy projects. NACo is working closely with its Federal and Green Government Partners to ensure counties have the information and resources they need to make the best energy investments possible. If there is anything county energy-related that you cannot find here, please contact NACo staff.

Latest News

Methane Production Pays Off for Counties
Hillsborough County, FL, Unveils Largest Urban Solar Project of its Kind
Google News - County Energy Efficiency
Google News - County Renewable Energy
DOE Energy Blog
Energy Efficiency Loan Programs Set "PACE" for Counties

Tools and Resources

NACo County RFP Library
View a variety of RFPs utilized by counties and adapt them to suit your own needs.

ICLEI Local Municipal Clean Energy Toolkit
ICLEI's Municipal Clean Energy Toolkit includes guidance on how municipalities can finance, purchase, install, and promote clean energy.

DSIRE USA Energy Grants and Incentives
DSIRE is a database of state and local incentives programs for renewable energy and energy efficiency programs.

Energy Conservation Measures for Wastewater Facilities
This guide presents technical and cost information about energy management and energy conservation measures and technologies at wastewater facilities.

Financing County Energy Efforts and Leveraging Existing Resources
Presentation by Craig Isakow and Mark Zimring at NACo's 2011 Energy Forum.

Green and Sustainable Networks Drive New Financial Models for Real Estate
Presentation by Ray Rapuano, Cisco, at NACo's 2011 Energy Forum.

Smart Grid Communities
Presentation by Russell Garcia, Johnson Controls, at NACo's 2011 Energy Forum.



 Training Opportunities


 County Success Stories





Rob Pressly
Program Manager

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