Financing Committee Conference Call

January 9, 2014, 3:00 - 4:00 PM ET

As a follow-up to previous committee discussions covering local implementation of commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) programs, this call will feature remarks from the director of the Texas State Energy Conservation Office (SECO) on Texas’s statewide “PACE in a Box” initiative. Additionally, committee members will hear from a representative of a major national bank on investment risk in microgrid financing. Finally, NASEO staff will provide an update on NASEO’s financing activities and ways that state energy office and Affiliate members can become involved. Please contact Sandy Fazeli with questions at


  1. Welcome and Announcements
    Committee Co-Chairs: Jeff Pitkin (New York) and Al Christopher (Virginia)
    Committee Coordinator: Sandy Fazeli (NASEO)
  2. Texas “PACE in a Box”
    Dub Taylor, Director, Texas State Energy Conservation Office
  3. Microgrid Investment Risk / Microgrid - Minigrid Finance and Investment Risk / NASEO Microgrid 2014 Overview
    James Finlay, Environmental Initiative Team, Wells Fargo
  4. NASEO Program Update
    Sandy Fazeli, Program Manager, NASEO


Contact: Sandy Fazeli