Getting Started (Apply)
Follow these steps to initiate, develop, and close C-PACE financing for your project:
Ensure you have an eligible property located in an IECA PACE Participating Community, then visit the Project Center and submit a pre-application here.
If you are not ready to begin a pre-application but would like access to more program information, please create a login here and then view the Project Center Documents page.
The Project Center contains the program guidelines, forms and applications necessary to gain approval for C-PACE Financing.
Work with a registered contractor and a qualified Energy Project Assessment Professional to define the Energy Project scope of work and obtain an Energy Project Assessment.
Request financing quotes from one or more qualified Capital Providers and secure consent to C-PACE financing from your mortgage lender(s).
Submit a Final Application and required documentation to IECA PACE for final approval.
Return to the Project Center to complete the final application here. Step-by-step instructions are available in the program guidelines and the Project Center.
Enter into an assessment contract and supplemental agreements with the C-PACE Capital Provider and the Participating Community.
Complete construction of all financed Energy Projects
C-PACE financing is repaid semi-annually on your property tax bill, according the Assessment Contract.