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.

Dade County WSA awarded $500,000 loan to purchase land for reservoir

The Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) executive committee awarded the Dade County Water and Sewer Authority a $500,000 Georgia Reservoir Fund loan.

Georgia communities receive infrastructure loans totaling $50 million

Nineteen Georgia communities were awarded financing totaling $50,575,000 for water, wastewater, and sewer infrastructure improvements by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) board of directors.

Public Meeting: 2018 Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Intended Use Plans

The Georgia Environmental Finance Authority and the Georgia Environmental Protection Division will conduct a public meeting regarding the 2018 Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Intended Use Plans.

Tax checkoff helps conserve land in Georgia

Conservation-minded Georgians wanting to help preserve the state’s natural resources can donate to the Georgia Land Conservation Program on their 2017 state income tax forms.

2017 Annual Report now available

GEFA's accomplishments during the last fiscal year are outlined in the 2017 Annual Report.

Public Meeting: Weatherization Assistance Program 2018-2019 State Plan Submittal

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.

Georgia communities receive infrastructure loans totaling $81 million

Sixteen Georgia communities were awarded financing totaling $80,998,000 for water, wastewater, and sewer infrastructure improvements by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) board of directors.

GEFA board of directors elects new chairman and vice chairman

The Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) board of directors elected White County Commission Chairman Travis Turner as board chairman and George McIntosh as board vice chairman.