2.4.1 Green Banks

LPDD Recommendation: “Congress should establish a national green bank.”

LPDD Recommendation: “Local governments and state legislatures that have not already authorized green banks should do so.”

Proposed National Green Bank Act of 2019

Would establish a U.S. Green Bank to finance climate change mitigation and adaptation projects at the state and local level by capitalizing regional, state, and municipal green banks.

Proposed Green Bank Act of 2017

Would have established a U.S. Green Bank that provides financial support to assist regional, state, and local institutions finance clean energy or energy efficiency.

Proposed Green Bank Act of 2016

Would have established a U.S. Green Bank that provides financial support to assist regional, state, and local institutions finance clean energy or energy efficiency.

Coalition for Green Capital

CGC incubates local clean energy finance organizations and structures public, private and mission-driven capital for investment through those organizations.