The Embassy and the Consulate Introduce the PACE Program in Spain to Promote the Energy Efficiency of Buildings

Presentation in Olot.

Jane Elias, Program Manager of the Energy and Sustainability Division at the County of Sonoma in California, presented this American best practice to fund and improve energy efficiency in residential homes and commercial buildings. This model has been adopted by more than 2000 cities and 32 states across the United States. Together with the social innovation consultancy UpSocial, Jane Elias participated in a series of seminars and workshops in Barcelona, Madrid and Olot, the latter will soon implement a PACE pilot program.