News and Stories

HOURCAR Includes Free Miles in New Rate Plan

The NEC's car sharing program, HOURCAR updated their rate plans to make the service more convenient and affordable

Higher Income Limits for Suburban Ramsey Deferred Loan

Our popular deferred, forgivable loan for energy efficiency improvements in Ramsey County's suburbs just raised its income limits to qualify more homeowners

NEC Announces New Multifamily Building Efficiency Partnership

Six nonprofits will collaborate on shared vision to reduce energy use in Minnesota's multifamily buildings

250th Saint Paul home gets an interest-free, energy retrofit

The NEC has closed its 250th Energy Smart Homes Loan: a 0% deferred financing tool in Saint Paul.

50th Energy Fit Homes Certified in East Metro

The 50th home to receive the Energy Fit Fit Homes stamp of approval was officially certified this past week.

HOURCAR on Greater MSP Business

August 6, 2014: Interview with HOURCAR's Megan Hansen on Greater MSP Business

A Snapshot Look at Understanding Home Energy

August 1, 2014: In this two-minute short, learn what it means to have an energy-efficient home, debunk home myths, such as the cause of ice dams, and become a more informed and empowered homeowner.

Energy Smart Homes Deferred Loan Available

July 14, 2014: $250,000 in Sales Tax Revitalization Funds Earmarked for Saint Paul Homeowners

NEC receives Minnesota Housing Top Producing Lender award

May 1, 2014: The Neighborhood Energy Connection was named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Lender at the Silver Level in 2013.