Chesapeake ordinance

The Chesapeake Virginia City Council has passed their C-PACE ordinance

VA State Admin

The Virginia Department of Energy has contracted Virginia PACE Authority to assist in creating and administering a state-wide C-PACE program.

PACEfi beta

To test a project for PACE eligibility and finance options, please go to

Once on the site, enter the property address and click the “START PROJECT” button and begin filling out the basic information for your potential project.

After testing your potential project, please take the survey to answer a few short questions about PACEfi.

Please test our new PACEfi marketplace and let us know what you think. Testing the PACEfi site and filling out the survey should take 5 minutes or less. Your feedback would be really valuable so we can get your feedback on its functionality.


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What is C-PACE?

C-PACE – Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy – is an innovative clean energy financing tool that provides 100% upfront capital to property owners who want to upgrade their buildings with energy efficiency, renewable energy, and water management systems. Learn more with  C-PACE 101 and Case Studies or read our FAQs.

Who is the Virginia PACE Authority?

Virginia PACE Authority (VPA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that designs and administers C-PACE loan programs for Virginia communities. We offer a uniform, cost-effective and highly innovative C-PACE program platform that fosters greater economic development activity and promotes the Commonwealth’s clean energy goals. As the program administrator, VPA works with commercial businesses, property owners, contractors and local governments to facilitate the financing of energy efficiency, renewable energy and resilient projects on both existing buildings and new developments.

See our flyer for an overview of how VPA makes C-PACE possible:
VPA Brochure SS