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Financing Renewable Energy Projects on Contaminated Lands, Landfills, and Mine Sites

Fact sheet provides information concerning financing tools and structures, as well as federal financial incentives that may be available for redeveloping potentially contaminated sites, landfills, or mine sites for renewable energy for site owners, renewable energy developers and communities. Issued May 2013

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