Case Studies

1,827

COMPLETED C-PACE PROJECTS

NATIONWIDE

$857 M

TOTAL C-PACE

FINANCING 

TO DATE

50,000+

JOBS CREATED FROM PACE NATIONWIDE

Case Study: Salut Restaurant

Building type: Commercial

State: Minnesota

Measures financed with C-PACE:

LED Lighting upgrade

Total Project Cost                         $50,622

- Xcel efficiency rebate          $20,000

 

Total C-PACE financing                $39,308

 

Total down                   $0

 

6 year term

 

Annual C-PACE assessment payment:       - $9334

Annual energy and operations savings:     +$15,296

    (first year, adjust upwards 2.25% annually)

 

Total Saved (Years 1-5)     $6,383

Total Saved (Year 6+)       $17,096

 

Credit: Eutectics

Case Study: Blue Line Travel Center

Credit: Eutectics and Midwest Energy News

Building type: Commercial

State: Minnesota

Measures financed with C-PACE:

LED Lighting upgrade

Total Project Cost                                    $73,942

- REAP grant

- Worthington Utilities rebates        $12,000

 

Total C-PACE financing:                          $61,942

Annual C-PACE assessment payment:  -$9004

Annual energy savings:                          +$14,000

Total Saved Annually:                               $5,000

Case Study: BrandsMart USA

Building type: Large commercial 

State: Florida

Measures financed with C-PACE:

  • Control systems

  • Cooling

  • Heating

  • Lighting

  • Roof

  • Doors

Total C-PACE Financing: $2.1 million

Annual Energy Savings: $135,000 or 34%

+ $1.6 million in maintenance over the life of the measures

Credit: YGrene Energy

Case Study: 5 Spoke Creamery Farm

                  Credit: 5 Spoke Creamery 

Building type:  Commercial 

State: New York 

 

Measures financed with C-PACE: 

Ground-mounted solar electric system 

 

Total Project Cost                 $164,859

- NYSERDA                     $ 51,977

- USDA                            $ 41,215

Total C-PACE financing:       $74, 796

Total down           $0

5 Year term

Annual C-PACE assessment payment:    $16,780

Annual energy savings:  

         (1-5 years)                                          +$16,030/yr 

 (after financing repaid)                                 +$15,400/yr