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PACE in CA: Ripon City Council considering HERO program

The  Home Energy Opportunity (HERO) program is considered as one of the fastest growing energy efficiency financing solution in the country.

For eligible homeowners, it can provide them with a break for upgrades such as installing solar, water-saving products and windows. It allows for the financing of improvements to be repaid through their property tax bill thanks to partnering with local governments

Last week, Bob Manthey of Honey’s Air, Heating and Solar along with Mark Rogers with Renovate America gave a presentation at the Ripon City Council meeting. They are hoping Ripon hooks up with HERO.

“HERO is a property assessed clean energy financing program that makes hundreds of products available and affordable to homeowners who want to renovate their home with conservation in mind,” said Rogers, who indicated that Tracy is already on board and so will Stockton, Modesto and Oakdale. Read more.