Joyce Ferris gave a presentation titled “Innovative Investment Models for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability” at the national conference sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.
Treasurer Rob McCord announced a $10 million commitment to the Campus Energy Efficiency Fund, an innovative financing opportunity developed in collaboration with Blue Hill Partners.
The Fund will invest in energy efficiency and sustainability projects at colleges and universities in Pennsylvania. Drexel University, working with project developer, Transcend Equity Development, will be the inaugural fund participant, undertaking numerous building upgrades to significantly reduce annual energy consumption. Press Release