California Pollution Control Financing Authority
The California Pollution Control Financing Authority (CPCFA) has been providing low-cost innovative financing to California businesses since 1972 with an objective of making California more economically prosperous and environmentally clean. CPCFA is committed to promoting access to capital through the delivery of financing options to California business and environmental industries by being the driving force of public and private partnerships, a leader in offering customized risk mitigation tools and at the forefront of projects that protect and restore the environment. CPCFA partners with sister state agencies to achieve the State’s environmental policy objectives by administering high-impact financing programs designed to assist regulated entities and other stakeholders with accessing private capital. As a government agency that issues tax-exempt private activity bonds, CPCFA can facilitate low cost financing to qualified waste and recycling projects, and other projects to control pollution and improve water supply.
Tax-Exempt Bond Financing Program
The California Pollution Control Tax-Exempt Bond Financing Program facilitates low cost capital through private activity, tax-exempt bonds.
Capital Access Program for Small Business
The California Capital Access Program encourages banks and other financial institutions to make loans to small businesses that have difficulty obtaining financing.
Capital Access Program for On-Road Heavy-Duty Vehicles
The California Capital Access On-Road Heavy-Duty Vehicle Loan Program is a form of loan guaranty, which may provide up to 100% coverage on losses from certain loan defaults.
Americans With Disabilities Act Financing Program
Assisting small businesses with financing the costs to alter or retrofit existing facilities to comply with the requirements of the federal Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990.
Capital Access Program for Collateral Support
The Collateral Support program encourages financial institutions to make loans to small businesses that have difficulty obtaining financing.
Electric Vehicle Charging Station Financing Program
The goal of the Electric Vehicle Charging Station Program is to expand the number of electric vehicle charging stations installed by small businesses in California.
Capital Access Program for Seismic Safety
The purpose of the program is to assist California small businesses and residential property owners with financing the costs to seismically retrofit existing buildings and homes.
California Recycle Underutilized Sites Remediation Program
The CALReUSE Remediation Program finances brownfield cleanup that promotes infill residential and mixed-use development, consistent with regional and local land use plans.