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EPA-WEF Webcast Series Addresses P3s for Stormwater Retrofits

This two-hour webcast is the second installment in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Faster-Cheaper-Greener webcast series, hosted in cooperation with the Water Environment Federation.  Presentations will focus on Prince George’s County’s (Md.) stormwater retrofit public-private partnership (P3) model, which has been highlighted by the Obama Administration and EPA as a potential template for addressing […]

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EPA and WEF Host Webcast on Public-Private Partnerships

On Dec. 10, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in cooperation with the Water Environment Federation will host a webcast on public-private partnerships as part of the agency’s “Faster-Cheaper-Greener” Webcast Series. The goal is to spread awareness about public-private partnerships as a means of financing green infrastructure urban stormwater retrofits. The webcast will offer perspectives, […]

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RE.invest Initiative Focuses on Sustainable Stormwater Systems

On May 22, the RE.invest Initiative announced eight partner cities that will lead the 2-year project in collaboration with engineering, law, and finance firms. The initiative seeks to increase public–private partnerships and increase infrastructure resiliency, and is funded by the Rockefeller Foundation. In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the initiative focuses in part on designing, […]

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NatLab Report Highlights Strategies for Leveraging Private Investment in Green Infrastructure

On March 6, the Natural Infrastructure Finance Laboratory (NatLab) released a report on developing private markets for green infrastructure. The report, Creating Clean Water Cash Flows, focuses on attracting private investment in green infrastructure on public and private land. Strategies discussed include project aggregation; offsite mitigation and credit trading programs; subsidies; public–private partnerships; and transformation […]

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