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Due to the COVID-19 virus, GEFA staff are working remotely—with minimal staff in the office—to ensure our programs continue operating smoothly.
The city of Jefferson officially received its WaterFirst designation on December 16, 2019, during a ceremony at the monthly City Council meeting.
Through the Georgia Solar Program, the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) awarded up to $130,000 in rebates to three organizations to increase awareness and education about renewable energy production.
Ogeechee Technical College and Southern Crescent Technical College were selected by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) to participate in the Solar for Schools Program and awarded $113,000 in matching grants.
The Georgia Environmental Finance Authority will conduct a public meeting regarding the submittal of the 2018-2019 Georgia State Plan and Grant Application for the U.S. Department of Energy Weatherization Assistance Program.
Through the Georgia Solar Program, the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) awarded $249,480 in grant funds to six organizations to increase awareness and public education about renewable energy production. The following organizations received Georgia Solar Program grants:
Through the Biogas Technical Assistance Program (BTAP), the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) awarded $75,000 in grant funds to three organizations for biogas feasibility studies at wastewater treatment plants.
On January 2, 2017, severe storms, including tornadoes and straight-line winds, damage thousands of structures in the Albany, Ga. area, and left thousands of residents without power.
The Georgia Environmental Finance Authority invites local governments and authorities to attend the Biogas Technical Assistance Program (BTAP) one-day workshop at the Wyndham Peachtree Hotel and Conference Center in Peachtree City, Ga.
Highlights the progression of renewable energy and energy efficiency in the state.
Twenty-one electric vehicle (EV) charging stations will be installed as a result of phase two of the Charge Georgia program. Eight organizations were awarded rebates totaling $93,518 to install new alternating current (AC) Level II charging stations by April 30, 2016.