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Resources for category "RPS"

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Reports pdf (666 KB)

May 1, 2010 - by Charles Kubert, CESA

Stationary Fuel Cells and Critical Power Applications

This CESA report provides basic information on the value of fuel cells as a reliable power source for critical facilities such as hospitals and banks. Read more »

Project: Hydrogen and Fuel Cells, Resilient Power

Reports pdf (198 KB)

May 1, 2010 - by Charles Kubert and Mark Sinclair, CESA

Supporting On-Site Distributed Wind Generation Projects

This state wind energy program guide for state clean energy fund managers and policymakers that support the installation of on-site, behind-the-meter wind turbines at private businesses and municipal and other public facilities. Read more »

Reports pdf (386 KB)

April 1, 2010 - by Lewis Milford, Mark Sinclair, Ken Locklin and Charles Kubert, Clean Energy Group

Federal Climate and Energy Legislation and the States: Legislative Principles and Recommendations for a New Clean Energy Federalism

In this new report, Clean Energy Group recommends that Congress establish a new "Clean Energy Federalism" to expand the historic role of states to fund and deploy clean energy projects, create jobs, and grow the clean energy sector. Read more »

Project: Resilient Power

Reports pdf (216 KB)

March 1, 2010 - by Charles Kubert and Mark Sinclair, CESA

A Review of Emerging State Finance Tools to Advance Solar Generation

This report provides an overview and specific examples of three creative finance tools that any state can use to support solar PV in the context of an existing RPS: solar set-asides, feed-in tariffs, and reverse auction mechanisms. Read more »

Project: Renewable Portfolio Standards and the RPS Collaborative

Reports pdf (866 KB)

December 1, 2009 - by Charles Kubert and Mark Sinclair, CESA

Distributed Renewable Energy Finance and Policy Toolkit

This report describes the many financing options available to state energy offices, municipal governments, and other energy agencies for utilizing public funds for clean energy project support. Read more »

Project: Renewable Portfolio Standards and the RPS Collaborative

Reports pdf (2.5 MB)

March 1, 2009 - by CESA

Developing an Effective State Clean Energy Program: A Blueprint for Success

This best practice briefing paper summarizes innovative approaches and practices that have worked effectively for state clean energy programs accross the country and focuses on programmatic activities and adminstrative issues. Read more »

Reports pdf (198 KB)

January 23, 2009 - by CESA and Peregrine Energy Group

State Clean Energy Fund Support for Renewable Energy Projects: Key Findings from the CESA National Database, 1998-2007

This report from CESA demonstrates how state clean energy funds have emerged over the past decade as a major driver of renewable energy projects across the U.S. Read more »

Reports pdf (59 KB)

January 1, 2009 - by CESA

Economic Stimulus and a Federal/ State Clean Energy Partnership: CESA Position Paper

This position paper highlights CESA's policy recommendations for how a new federal/state partnership can enhance a green economic stimulus package. Read more »

Reports pdf (62 KB)

January 1, 2009 - by CESA

Recommended Principles and Best Practices for State Renewable Portfolio Standards

CESA's State-Federal RPS Collaborative Steering Committee, with input from Collaborative participants and the National RPS Summit, has developed the following Recommended Principles and Best Practices for effective state RPS program deployment. Read more »

Project: Renewable Portfolio Standards and the RPS Collaborative

Reports pdf (41 KB)

January 1, 2009 - by CESA

Observations on State and Federal Interaction with Respect to Renewable Portfolio Standards

Over the last three years, a regional collaborative of state RPS program managers from the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic region has been exploring how to support successful design and implementation of state RPS programs. The Collaborative has prepared the following observations regarding the appropriate interaction between any federal RPS that might be adopted by Congress and state RPS programs. Read more »

Project: Renewable Portfolio Standards and the RPS Collaborative