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Green Bank’s PACEsetter Awards include local recipients

03/20/18  |  News Article

The Connecticut Green Bank recently announced the winners of the 2017 PACEsetter Awards during a ceremony at the Energize Connecticut Center in North Haven. Outstanding Project, 2017 was awarded to Direct Energy of Middletown & Durham Agricultural Fair Association, Inc. for their solar project.

Direct Energy Solar Receives Connecticut Green Bank PACEsetter Award for Outstanding Project

03/15/18  |  Press Release

Direct Energy Solar, a Centrica Business Solutions Company, today was recognized as a PACEsetter by the Connecticut Green Bank during an award ceremony at the Energize Connecticut Center in North Haven.

Berje completes solar panel installation at Carteret facility

08/25/17  |  News Article

Aromatic chemical distributor Berjé recently announced it completed the installation of a 200,000-square-foot solar panel array at its center in Carteret. The 4,092 solar panels were installed by Direct Energy Solar. Watch related video.

Why a lender liked PACE enough to become a borrower

05/11/17  |  News Article

Embrace Home Loans recently became the first business in its headquarters in Middletown, R.I., to use commercial PACE financing, an initiative of the Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank. The home lender is using C-PACE funds disbursed by Greenworks Lending in Darien, Conn., to help it pay rooftop panel installer Direct Energy Solar and make other related roof repairs on its two headquarters buildings.

Embrace Home Loans Embarks on New Going Green Initiative

05/08/17  |  Press Release

Embrace Home Loans, a prominent leader in the mortgage industry, has embarked on a “Going Green” initiative. As part of this new initiative, Embrace Home Loans will participate in the new Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) program by partnering with Direct Energy Solar to install solar panels on its roofs. Direct Energy Solar will be the first solar integrator to implement the C-PACE program in Rhode Island, ensuring that Embrace has the most beneficial environmental impact.