Willdan will provide cities, counties, and special districts with a customized Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program solution that meets their local community’s needs. Services include:
- Program design and setup
- Program administration
- Coordination with financial partners for funding
- Marketing of program to property owners/tenants
- Advancement of the local business economic development component in order to encourage local business patronage, increase tax receipts, and create green jobs
- Coordination with state, regional, and utility energy programs
- Calculation and tracking of carbon emission reductions
- Expedited green building permitting processing services
Willdan’s comprehensive solution covers each agency from program design and setup to long-term completion. Providing smooth loan administration, full program accountability, and accurate energy savings, as well as GHG reductions reporting, Willdan will take on the day-to-day work as an extension of the agencies’ staff, reducing the impact of program administration and reporting requirements.
Additionally, our assessment and financial consulting services will manage the long-term goals along with customer service and ongoing support. Through our key relationships with financial advisory and underwriting professionals, Willdan can assist with the long-term bonding of these assessments to allow for the continuity of the program.
The Willdan Advantage
PACE’s formation requirements utilize Willdan's foundation disciplines of energy efficiency consulting and assessment/ special tax implementation and administration.
Willdan has a proven, specialized assessment administration practice that has been forming and administering assessment districts for over 20 years. Willdan has over 70 finance professionals and
30 sustainability experts in house. Willdan’s finance professionals have backgrounds in accounting, economics, loan processing, business, and related areas that add to our depth of experience.
Willdan is the only firm providing a solution combining these areas of expertise with decades of demonstrated experience administering special districts and energy efficiency programs.
- Willdan Energy Solutions has been a leading energy engineering provider for over a decade.
- Willdan Financial Services has over 20 years experience administering various types of financing districts, including assessment districts.
- Willdan has been providing public agencies with reliable engineering and planning consulting services for more than 50 years.