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    Promising Commercial PACE Program Rolled Out in New York: How Replicable in EM's?

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      As sub-national national governments develop their property tax systems, shouldn't they be encouraged to think about ways in which those systems can be leveraged to fund sound energy efficiency and renewable energy projects undertaken by their industrial and commercial tax-payers? I think the answer is YES. The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), with support from the New York State Green Bank have just rolled out their new  Commercial Property Assessment Clean Energy ('PACE') program: NYSERDA Announces Partnership to Bring Clean Energy Financing Program to New York State Businesses and Multifamily Prope…

      & http://commercial.energizeny.org/

      Which emerging market country will be the first to try replicating this very promising approach?