On-Bill Financing (OBF) is a program being offered by a growing number of utilities in an effort to get small businesses to become more energy efficient. In San Diego, SDG&E’s OBF program covers 100% of the energy efficiency equipment and installation costs (after rebates and incentives) through an unsecured loan to the customer at 0% interest. The customer repays the loan through their regular utility bill. In many cases, the monthly loan payment is completely offset by the energy savings. Once the loan is repaid, the business keeps the monthly savings, helping their bottom line. Continue reading ‘Cut Energy Costs and Finance Your Energy Efficiency Upgrades at 0%’
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The SBDC and CITD wants business owners to know about a press release we recently received from San Diego Gas & Electric. SDG&E wants customers to be aware that someone posing as an employee of SDG&E is targeting Hispanic and Asian small businesses in San Diego, threatening to turn off their power due to not making a late payment to their SDG&E account. The impersonators ask for an immediate payment unless they provide their credit card information. Continue reading ‘Hispanic And Asian Small Businesses Targeted By Person Claiming To Be From SDG&E’
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SBDITC clients are looking for ways to save money and we came across an interesting table that shows how energy is consumed in offices. This can help to identify places where energy might be wasted. Continue reading ‘Energy Use in Offices’