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2005 - 2008 archived articles and press releases

Hannon Armstrong CEO Jeff Eckel featured in The Economist
"The Elusive Negawatt, If energy conservation both saves money and is good for the planet, why don't people do more of it?" - May 8, 2008
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Hannon Armstrong CEO Jeff Eckel speaks at Meridian International Center for The “20-Now” Action Forum
The "20-Now": Financing Green Buildings Action Forum was designed to promote global and national best practices in financing energy efficiency projects to achieve zero net emission buildings. The audience included over one hundred regional and national building owners, developers, and financial institutions who have expressed an interest and commitment to energy efficiency in their work. - April 2008
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Hannon Armstrong joins Washington, DC's Cool Capital Challenge
Cool Capital Challenge unites individuals, schools, congregations, businesses, governments and other institutions to take a billion-pound bite out of the Capital Region's carbon dioxide emissions by April 2009. The Challenge is like a fundraising campaign, only instead of pledging money, they are pledging the region's greenhouse gas emission reduction.
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Hannon Armstrong CEO Jeff Eckel featured in industry interviews in "The State of Renewable Energy Finance 2007"
The American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) produced the video as part of its works to bring all forms of renewable energy into the mainstream of America's economy and lifestyle. - August 2006
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VA Tech launches Energy Efficiency partnership with HA
In October 2007, Virginia Tech launched the Energy Efficiency Partnership of Greater Washington. The initiative brings together partners in energy efficiency financing, utility providers, urban developers, local municipalities and architects to tackle the problem of global warming by retrofitting existing buildings with energy efficiency products throughout the region. - October 2007
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Hannon Armstrong works with Clinton Foundation
Hannon Armstrong will work alongside the Clinton Foundation as part of the Clinton Climate Initiative's Energy Efficiency Building Retrofit Program to develop effective mechanisms to deploy energy efficiency finance capital globally.
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