Report: Owner Energy Efficiency, Clean Energy, and Healthy Housing

CDC Member Post Year Received energy efficiency upgrades from the LEAN Low-Income Multifamily Program If yes, how do residents benefit? Other: Please specify If yes, are you having problems coordinating with utilities? Utilize clean energy technologies in your portfolio If yes, check all that apply Other: Please specify Utilize solar PV If yes, check all that apply Other: Please specify If no, why not? Other: Please specify Interested in Passive House design/construction Have green cleaning policies or practices Have Integrated Pest Management policies or practices Portfolio is smoke-free
ACTLawrence 2019
No
No
No
Other
We do not own housing
Maybe - would like more information
No
No
Fully smoke-free
abcdc 2018
Yes
Lower electric bills
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
Sustained resident services
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
No
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
abcdc 2019
No
Yes
Solar thermal
Yes
We have solar virtual net metering (SVNM) contract(s)
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
aliou 2019
No
No
No
Other
Have not had opportunity
Yes
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
aliou 2018
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
No
No
No
Fully smoke-free
bichousing 2018
Yes
Lower electric bills
No
No
No
Payback period too long
Maybe - would like more information
No
Yes
Partially smoke-free
bichousing 2019
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Maybe - would like more information
No
Yes
Not smoke-free
cdcsb 2019
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
No
Other
Current site development is not appropriate.
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
cdcsb 2018
No
No
No
Other
Location and orientation not adequate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
cedcsm 2018
No
No
No
Other
We don't own property
No
No
No
Fully smoke-free
cedcsm 2019
No
No
No
Other
N/A
No
No
No
Not smoke-free
cbacre 2018
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We lease (Power Purchase Agreement, i.e. PPA) solar PV system(s)
No
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
cbacre 2019
Yes
Lower electric bills
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We lease (Power Purchase Agreement, i.e. PPA) solar PV system(s)
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
csndc 2019
Yes
Lower electric bills
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
Sustained resident services
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We lease (Power Purchase Agreement, i.e. PPA) solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
csndc 2018
Yes
Lower electric bills
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We lease (Power Purchase Agreement, i.e. PPA) solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
capecdp 2018
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Maybe - would like more information
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
capecdp 2019
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Maybe - would like more information
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
comteam 2018
Yes
Stabilized rents
Lower electric bills
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Biomass boiler(s)
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
comteam 2019
Yes
Stabilized rents
Lower electric bills
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Biomass boiler(s)
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
dbedc 2019
Yes
Stabilized rents
Lower electric bills
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We lease (Power Purchase Agreement, i.e. PPA) solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
dbedc 2018
Yes
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
Yes
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We have solar virtual net metering (SVNM) contract(s)
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
dtauntonf 2018
No
No
No
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
No
No
No
Fully smoke-free
dtauntonf 2019
No
No
No
Payback period too long
No
No
No
Fully smoke-free
dsni 2018
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
Other
Building owners own PV systems, we do not
Maybe - would like more information
No
No
Not smoke-free
dsni 2019
No
No
Yes
Other
Homeowners have their own solar panels
Maybe - would like more information
No
No
Not smoke-free
fenwaycdc 2018
Yes
Stabilized rents
Lower electric bills
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
Sustained resident services
New resident services
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Biomass boiler(s)
Co-gen/combined heat & power
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We lease (Power Purchase Agreement, i.e. PPA) solar PV system(s)
We have solar virtual net metering (SVNM) contract(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
fenwaycdc 2019
Yes
Stabilized rents
Lower electric bills
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
Sustained resident services
New resident services
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Biomass boiler(s)
Co-gen/combined heat & power
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We lease (Power Purchase Agreement, i.e. PPA) solar PV system(s)
We have solar virtual net metering (SVNM) contract(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
fccdc 2018
No
No
No
Other
We are in the process of getting solar for hot water and PV
No
No
No
Fully smoke-free
fccdc 2019
No
No
No
Other
We are in the process of getting EV Chargers, solar for hot water and PV
No
No
No
Fully smoke-free
gwlawrence 2019
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
No
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
harborlightcp 2019
Yes
Stabilized rents
Yes
Yes
Co-gen/combined heat & power
No
Other
We have been unsuccessful to date working with solar (due to the solar PV cap). We are looking to try again.
Yes
No
No
Partially smoke-free
harborlightcp 2018
Yes
Stabilized rents
Yes
Yes
Co-gen/combined heat & power
No
Other
We have attempted to but the solar PV cap ruined the deal we had in place. We are looking again.
Yes
No
No
Partially smoke-free
davec 2019
No
No
No
Other
need time to se if we can do a few arrays
Yes
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
davec 2018
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
No
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Yes
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
hrinc 2019
Yes
Stabilized rents
Lower electric bills
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
No
Yes
Co-gen/combined heat & power
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
haccape 2019
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Biomass boiler(s)
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
No
Yes
Partially smoke-free
haccape 2018
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Biomass boiler(s)
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
No
Yes
Partially smoke-free
hcarlington 2019
No
No
No
Other
in process of installing solar Smart program
Yes
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
hcarlington 2018
Yes
Lower electric bills
No
No
No
Other
Many of our buildings a have utilized Historic Credits or in Historic Districts which will not approve solar panels
Yes
Yes
No
Fully smoke-free
hnantucket 2018
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
No
No
Partially smoke-free
hnantucket 2019
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
hssema 2019
No
No
No
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Maybe - would like more information
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
hssema 2018
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Maybe - would like more information
No
Yes
Partially smoke-free
ibaetc 2019
Yes
Other
lean loan - money is used for rehab
No
No
No
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
ibaetc 2018
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
pjordi 2018
Yes
Lower electric bills
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Other
solar hotwater
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We have solar virtual net metering (SVNM) contract(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
pjordi 2019
Yes
Lower electric bills
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We have solar virtual net metering (SVNM) contract(s)
Yes
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
jpndc 2018
Yes
Stabilized rents
Lower electric bills
No
Yes
Co-gen/combined heat & power
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We have solar virtual net metering (SVNM) contract(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
jpndc 2019
Yes
Lower electric bills
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
Sustained resident services
Other
Affordable Enhanced Comfort and more control over temperatures within pre-set limits
No
Yes
Co-gen/combined heat & power
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
justastart 2018
Yes
Stabilized rents
Lower electric bills
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
Sustained resident services
New resident services
Yes
Yes
Co-gen/combined heat & power
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Other
we have net metering but not virtual
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
justastart 2019
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Co-gen/combined heat & power
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
lawrencecw 2019
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
No
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
lawrencecw 2018
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
No
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
lenaparkcdc 2019
Yes
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
Sustained resident services
Yes
No
No
Other
We will be implementing on future developments.
Yes
Yes
Yes
Not smoke-free
lenaparkcdc 2018
Yes
Stabilized rents
Lower electric bills
Sustained resident services
No
Yes
Biomass boiler(s)
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
millcitiesci 2019
No
No
No
Other
n/a
No
No
No
Not smoke-free
millcitiesci 2018
No
No
No
Other
N/A
No
No
No
Not smoke-free
madisonparkdc 2018
Yes
Lower electric bills
Sustained resident services
New resident services
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Co-gen/combined heat & power
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
madisonparkdc 2019
Yes
Lower electric bills
Sustained resident services
New resident services
No
Yes
Co-gen/combined heat & power
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
No
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
mainsouthcdc 2018
No
No
No
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Not smoke-free
mainsouthcdc 2019
No
Yes
Co-gen/combined heat & power
No
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Maybe - would like more information
No
Yes
Not smoke-free
metrowestcd 2019
No
No
No
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Maybe - would like more information
No
No
Fully smoke-free
metrowestcd 2018
No
No
No
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Maybe - would like more information
No
No
Fully smoke-free
missionhillnhs 2019
Yes
Lower electric bills
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
Yes
No
Other
We use passive systems
No
Payback period too long
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Other
Would need outside funding to install solar at properties
Yes
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
missionhillnhs 2018
Yes
Lower electric bills
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Yes
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
noahcdc 2019
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
No
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
noahcdc 2018
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
nwsoma 2019
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We lease (Power Purchase Agreement, i.e. PPA) solar PV system(s)
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
nwsoma 2018
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
nvcomm 2019
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
nvcomm 2018
Yes
Lower electric bills
Other
Additional Insulation
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
mnorthcutt 2018
Yes
Stabilized rents
Lower electric bills
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
mnorthcutt 2019
Yes
Lower electric bills
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
dprice 2018
No
Yes
Geothermal/ground source heat pump(s)
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We lease (Power Purchase Agreement, i.e. PPA) solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
dprice 2019
No
Yes
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
oakhillcdc 2018
No
No
No
Payback period too long
No
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
oakhillcdc 2019
No
No
No
Payback period too long
No
Yes
No
Fully smoke-free
oneholyokedc 2018
No
No
No
Payback period too long
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
oneholyokedc 2019
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Maybe - would like more information
No
Yes
Partially smoke-free
pittsfielderc 2018
No
No
No
Other
No
No
No
Not smoke-free
pittsfielderc 2019
No
No
No
Other
not applicable
No
No
No
Fully smoke-free
qvcdc 2019
No
No
No
Payback period too long
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Other
Our building has a flat roof, concerns about insurance coverage.
No
No
No
Partially smoke-free
qvcdc 2018
No
No
No
Payback period too long
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Other
Flat roof, possible insurance issues
No
No
No
Partially smoke-free
revitalizecdc 2018
No
No
No
Other
Revitalize CDC does not own any units or property
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
revitalizecdc 2019
No
No
No
Other
Our organization does not provide solar assistance
No
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
somervillecc 2018
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We have solar virtual net metering (SVNM) contract(s)
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
somervillecc 2019
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We lease (Power Purchase Agreement, i.e. PPA) solar PV system(s)
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
sbndc 2018
No
No
No
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Yes
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
sbndc 2019
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Yes
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
smoc 2018
Yes
Lower electric bills
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
No
No
Yes
Partially smoke-free
smoc 2019
Yes
Sustained resident services
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
No
No
Yes
Partially smoke-free
swbcdc 2018
No
No
No
Other
Portfolio is very young; haven't looked into it yet
Yes
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
springfieldnhs 2019
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Maybe - would like more information
No
No
Fully smoke-free
springfieldnhs 2018
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Maybe - would like more information
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
tndinc 2019
Yes
Lower electric bills
Yes
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
tndinc 2018
Yes
Lower electric bills
Yes
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
urbanedge 2018
Yes
Stabilized rents
Yes
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Solar thermal
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
No
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
urbanedge 2019
No
No
No
Payback period too long
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
No
Partially smoke-free
valleycdc 2019
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We have solar virtual net metering (SVNM) contract(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
valleycdc 2018
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We have solar virtual net metering (SVNM) contract(s)
Yes
No
Yes
Partially smoke-free
vietaid 2019
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
vietaid 2018
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
watchcdc 2019
No
No
No
Other
N/A
Yes
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
waterfrontleague 2018
No
No
No
Other
no rental units
Yes
No
No
Fully smoke-free
waterfrontleague 2019
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Maybe - would like more information
No
No
Fully smoke-free
wayfinders 2019
Yes
Stabilized rents
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
Other
Lower operating costs for the property
No
Yes
Air source heat pump(s)
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We have solar virtual net metering (SVNM) contract(s)
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
wayfinders 2018
Yes
Stabilized rents
Ability to invest savings in reserves for capital upgrades
Other
Lower operating costs for the property
No
Yes
Solar photovoltaic (PV)
Yes
We own solar PV system(s)
We have solar virtual net metering (SVNM) contract(s)
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
wchr 2018
No
No
No
Payback period too long
Maybe - would like more information
No
Yes
Not smoke-free
wchr 2019
No
No
No
Payback period too long
Maybe - would like more information
No
Yes
Not smoke-free
wcgcdc 2019
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Yes
No
Yes
Fully smoke-free
wcgcdc 2018
No
No
No
Too difficult to navigate: ownership v. PPA, what installer to use, etc.
Yes
No
Yes
Partially smoke-free
wescdc 2019
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Other
We continue to look at it as an option but I still have too many questions at this time
Maybe - would like more information
Yes
Yes
Partially smoke-free
wescdc 2018
No
No
No
Unclear about new solar incentive (SMART) program and impact on ROI
Yes
Yes
Yes
Fully smoke-free
XLS