San Francisco Department of the Environment

Resources and Financing


San Francisco’s PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) program can finance energy-savings, renewable-energy and water-saving home upgrades for residential properties with no down payment, no minimum credit score, long repayment terms, and easy payments through your property tax bill. PACE is supported by consumer protections overseen by the State of California. The parties currently authorized to provide PACE financing to properties in San Francisco include: 

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