Georgia communities receive infrastructure loans totaling $54.2 million

Loan commitments include water and energy conservation projects

Eleven Georgia communities were awarded financing totaling $54,160,000 for water, wastewater, and solid waste infrastructure improvements by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) board of directors.

Public Meeting: Weatherization Assistance Program 2019-2020 State Plan Submittal

The Georgia Environmental Finance Authority will conduct a public meeting regarding the submittal of the 2019-2020 Georgia State Plan and Grant Application for the U.S. Department of Energy Weatherization Assistance Program.

Renewable energy grants totaling $150,000 awarded to four organizations

Through the Georgia Solar Program, the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) awarded up to $150,000 in rebates to four organizations to increase awareness and education about renewable energy production.

Georgia communities receive infrastructure loans totaling $35.4 million

Eight Georgia communities were awarded financing totaling $35,365,000 for water, wastewater, and solid waste infrastructure improvements by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) board of directors.

City of Dallas rewarded for water stewardship

Dallas, Georgia, officially received its WaterFirst designation on September 4, 2018, during a ceremony at the city’s monthly council meeting.

2019 State Revolving Fund solicitation period

The solicitation period for 2019 Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Fund projects is open through December 31, 2018.

WaterFirst Workshop registration now open

The Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) would like to invite you to the annual WaterFirst Workshop. This workshop is for communities interested in applying for the WaterFirst designation.

Georgia communities receive infrastructure loans totaling $84.7 million

Twenty-one Georgia communities were awarded financing totaling $84,713,000 for water, wastewater, and sewer infrastructure improvements by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) board of directors.

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Georgia technical colleges to participate in Solar for Schools Program

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.

WaterFirst Program moves to GEFA

The Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) is now administering the WaterFirst Program. For the past 15 years, the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) has managed the program. The transition to GEFA will bring new and exciting opportunities for WaterFirst to grow and expand.