22) Participants in Border 2012 efforts work closely with the International Boundary and Water Commission (IBSC), the North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC), the Border Environment Cooperation Commission
(BECC) and the North American Development Bank (NADBank).
The Border Environment Cooperation Commission
will work with the affected states and local communities and nongovernmental organizations in developing effective solutions to environmental problems in the border region.
Further to gain NAFTA support, the United States and Mexico agreed to establish a bilateral Border Environment Cooperation Commission and North American Development Bank to help border-area communities finance environmental infrastructure projects.
2) The Border Environment Cooperation Agreement authorized the establishment of the North American Development Bank (NADBank) and the Border Environment Cooperation Commission (BECC) which work in concert with one another.
NADB and the Border Environment Cooperation Commission
(BECC) jointly provided the Government of Baja California with US$240,000 in grant funding through their respective technical assistance programs for this project involving the installation of 528 solar panels in the hospital parking lot, which are expected to generate around 277,500 kilowatt-hours of electricity annually.