Three communities awarded grant funding for biogas feasibility studies

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.

Brookhaven awarded $5.7 million loan for land conservation project

Brookhaven, Ga. was awarded a $5,700,000 Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) loan by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) executive committee.

Travis Turner elected vice chairman of the GEFA board of directors

Travis Turner, chairman of the White County board of commissioners, has been elected vice chairman of the GEFA board of directors effective January 1, 2017. He succeeds former Murray County Sole Commissioner Brittany Pittman.

2016 Annual Report now available

In FY2016, GEFA continued to build upon its success through its commitment to protecting Georgia's natural resources and supporting economic development. Click here to view GEFA's 2016 Annual Report.

Application period open for new round of water loss technical assistance

All eligible Georgia water systems are invited to apply for a fourth round of water loss technical assistance from the federal Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.

Georgia communities receive infrastructure loans totaling $49 million

Eleven Georgia communities were awarded financing totaling $49,043,000 for water, sewer, and wastewater infrastructure improvements by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) board of directors.

Update on Albany area power restoration

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.

Georgia communities receive infrastructure loans totaling $26.1 million

Twelve Georgia communities were awarded financing totaling $26,145,000 for water, sewer, wastewater and solid waste infrastructure improvements by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) board of directors.

Georgia communities receive infrastructure loans totaling $26.1 million

Twelve Georgia communities were awarded financing totaling $26,145,000 for water, sewer, wastewater and solid waste infrastructure improvements by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) board of directors.

Georgia communities receive infrastructure loans totaling $13.2 million

Fourteen Georgia communities were awarded financing totaling $13,167,500 for water, sewer, and wastewater infrastructure improvements by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) board of directors.