Press Releases

Update on Albany area power restoration

January 13, 2017

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.

Biogas Technical Assistance Program Workshop

August 22, 2016

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.

Twenty-one new electric vehicle charging stations

February 16, 2016

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. 

State agency energy performance contract projects underway

February 1, 2016

The Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) today announced the University System of Georgia (USG), the Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC), and the Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC) have entered into energy performance contracts that will provide energy and water savings of approximately $113.9 million.