may, 2021

25mayAll Day262021 Energy Efficiency Finance Forum VIRTUAL

Event Details

Want to know how financing can drive a clean energy future? Join us for the 13th Energy Efficiency Finance Forum (EEFF) — the premier conference for industry leaders like you — to explore cutting-edge initiatives and major opportunities to finance projects that save energy, reduce costs, and create jobs.

You will have a one-of-a-kind opportunity to network with leaders in finance, government, utilities, and energy service companies. In interactive sessions and dynamic plenaries, you will learn about successful projects and innovative models. You will discuss ways to overcome barriers, scale the industry, and deliver deep energy savings.

In a recent series of blog posts, ACEEE looked at financing’s vital role in cutting energy use and greenhouse gas emissions over the next 30 years. We hope you will be part of this continuing conversation.

Likely participants
For more than a decade, the Finance Forum has brought together a diverse mix of participants including clean-tech and energy efficiency investors; financiers; real estate professionals; community development finance institutions and other mission-driven lenders; utility staff; local, state, and federal officials; policymakers; NGOs; energy service company personnel; energy efficiency program planners, operators, and evaluators; and marketing experts.

Click here to view a list of organizations that participated in EEFF’s 2018 conference.







Information about registration for the event will be posted in Spring 2021.

*If your organization is a member of the ACEEE Ally program, there may be available registration waivers for you to use to attend this conference. Please contact us for more information.

To join the ACEEE Ally program and receive exclusive benefits, click here.

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If your organization would like to learn more about the various sponsorship levels and the associated benefits, please contact Nick Henner or Charlie Herron.


Mathew Brown
Harcourt, Brown and Carey & National Energy Improvement Fund (NEIF)

Megan Campbell
Opinion Dynamics
Rachel Cluett
Fannie Mae
Keely Conway
New York Green Bank
Sandy Fazeli
Maria Fields
Joule Assets
Bob Hinkle
Metrus Energy
Joe Indvik
RE Tech Advisors
Bob Johnson
Hannon Armstrong
Michelle Ralston
Common Spark
Elyssa Rothe
Greenworks Lending
Jeffrey Schub
Coalition for Green Capital



EE Financing 101 (sponsored by Harcourt Brown & Carey)

The workshop provides an introduction to the world of energy efficiency finance. Instructors will help participants understand the key components that make up an energy efficiency financing program, review many of the most popular financing models, discuss the state of the market, and provide insight on what drives program performance. The workshop will cover financing related to the three major market sectors:  residential, commercial, and government facilities, with a discussion of the pros, cons, and applicability of different finance mechanisms available for each.
The workshop will be co-presented by Matthew Brown, Harcourt Brown & Carey, and Michelle Vigen Ralston, Common Spark Consulting.


may 25 (Tuesday) - 26 (Wednesday)


Your computer or phone

Online presentation