AIA Northern Virginia
Sustainable Building through C-PACE in NOVA
August 26

At DPR Construction, 109 Sunset Hills Road, Suite 200, Reston, Virginia 20190.

Develop more efficient, more competitive, and more valuable buildings with C-PACE financing for Existing Building retrofits and New Construction projects! This session will demonstrate the value proposition from C-PACE to commercial real estate owners, developers, and service providers. Plus, the event will summarize the addressable market for C-PACE across the NOVA Region and provide the latest on progress toward C-PACE in several jurisdictions. Interest in C-PACE across NOVA is growing; this is one event you won’t want to miss!

Panel 1: Scott Dicke, Sustainable Real Estate Solutions, Director of VA C-PACE Programs and Daron Coates, Thinkbox Group, Managing Director of Finding Opportunities

Panel 2: Rich Dooley, Arlington County, Arlington C-PACE Program Manager; Dennis Cumbie, Loudoun County, Loudoun C-PACE Program Manager; and Bill Eger, City of Alexandria, Energy Manager

• 11:30a: Lunch & networking
• 12:00-12:20p: Panel 1 – C-PACE Financing Value Proposition for Owners, Developers, and Service     Providers
• 12:20-12:40p: Panel 2 – C-PACE Addressable Market in NOVA
• 12:40-1:00p: Q&A & networking

Learning Objectives
• List C-PACE (Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy) financing benefits to building owners, developers, and service providers, and general eligibility requirements for existing building and new construction projects.
• Describe how C-PACE financing impacts the economics and accessibility of energy efficiency, renewable energy, water conservation, stormwater management, and resiliency measures.
• Discuss how to integrate C-PACE into client discussions and project proposals to improve building performance, sustainability, and competitiveness.
• Describe the addressable market for C-PACE in existing buildings and new construction across NOVA today and one year out.

1 GBCI CE Hour. $25 USGBC Members; $35 non-members; $15 students. Register at