In this session, you'll learn about statewide financing programs that support energy efficiency improvement projects in residential and multifamily markets in California.
Colin Bishopp is Vice President at Renew Financial, a finance company specializing in energy efficiency, renewable energy and water conservation improvements for residential and commercial properties. Colin joined Renew Financial from the U.S. Department of Energy, where he led efforts to accelerate the development of state green banks and other energy investment partnerships. Prior to joining the U.S. Department of Energy, Colin worked in the non-profit sector, helping several states and cities to establish their energy efficiency and water conservation loan programs. In 2016, Colin received a Fulbright Fellowship to lead a seminar and workshop on green banking at the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business. Colin earned his master's degree at the University of Chicago and his bachelor's degree at the University of California, Berkeley.