California Lending Partners

Green SBA 504


Green: SBA 504 Green Loans

California Lending Partners’ clients can benefit from the Small Business Administration’s energy efficiency goals. A wide range of energy-saving property enhancements can be financed up to $5.5 million for the California Lending Partners' portion of the SBA 504 loan.


• Installation of solar panels and energy-saving insulation

• Lighting and heating, ventilation, air-conditioning (HVAC) improvements

• Reduce energy use by 10%

Renewable Energy Production

• Small scale production for buildings or communities

• Wind turbines, solar panels, geothermal, ocean thermal, biomass, hydroelectric power; bio-diesel and ethanol production

Sustainable Design

• Designs that reduce greenhouse gas-emitting fossil fuels

• Low impact building design to reduce non-renewable resources and minimize environmental impact

California Lending Partners offers a Sustainability Assessment unique from other California CDCs — it is an in-house program working in tandem with our lending process.
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