Efficiency:

ICLEI's Chavez discusses status of PACE home improvement program

As the Senate considers how to address energy policy this fall, the Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program, which focuses on making clean energy improvements to homes, is at a standstill. What can Congress do to get the program back up and running? During today's OnPoint, Martin Chavez, executive director of ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability and the former mayor of Albuquerque, N.M., discusses the hurdles facing the PACE program. He also calls on Congress and the Obama administration to step in and reinstate the funding.