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Resources for category "Solar PV"

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Reports pdf (4.1 MB)

June 22, 2015 - by Warren Leon, Executive Director, CESA

Clean Energy Champions - The Importance of State Programs and Policies

This report provides the first-ever comprehensive look at the ways in which states are advancing clean energy and suggests how to further encourage growth. Read more »

Project: Interstate Turbine Advisory Council (ITAC), New England Solar Cost-Reduction Partnership, Northeast Wind Resource Center, Low- and Moderate-Income Clean Energy, Offshore Wind - OWAP, Resilient Power, Renewable Portfolio Standards and the RPS Collaborative, State Leadership in Clean Energy

Reports Link (Report)

March 10, 2015 - by Samantha Donalds, Clean Energy States Alliance

The California Energy Commission's New Solar Homes Partnership Program Case Study: Promoting Greener, Better Housing in California

This case study analyzes data from the California Energy Commission’s New Solar Homes Partnership Program, part of California’s comprehensive statewide solar program, the California Solar Initiative. Read more »

Reports pdf (1.8 MB)

January 29, 2015 - by Clean Energy States Alliance

Residential Property Assessed Clean Energy: A Connecticut Program Viability Assessment

The Connecticut Green Bank commissioned the Clean Energy States Alliance to prepare a report on the legal framework, need for, and viability of establishing a Residential Property-Assessed Clean Energy (R-PACE) program in Connecticut. Read more »

Project: New England Solar Cost-Reduction Partnership

Reports pdf (4.7 MB)

November 19, 2014 - by Clean Energy States Alliance

CESA State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards - Outstanding Programs Found Here

This report presents case studies of the eight recipients of the 2014 State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards. Read more »

Project: State Leadership in Clean Energy

Reports pdf (467 KB)

September 30, 2014 - by Nate Hausman, CESA Project Manager

NREL Solar Resources of Interest to CESA Members

This is a list of reports and studies by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) that may be of interest to CESA members. Read more »

Project: New England Solar Cost-Reduction Partnership

Reports pdf (1.1 MB)

September 3, 2014 - by Nate Hausman and Nellie Condee, CESA

Planning and Implementing a Solarize Initiative: A Guide for State Program Managers

The Solarize Guide features detailed cases studies of two particularly well-developed and successful Solarize programs from New England—Solarize Connecticut and Solarize Mass—to help program managers in states across the country develop Solarize programs. Read more »

Project: New England Solar Cost-Reduction Partnership

Reports pdf (5.1 MB)

August 29, 2014 - by Nate Hausman, CESA

New England Solar Cost-Reduction Partnership Progress Report

This report provides background on the New England Solar Cost-Reduction Partnership, some of the lessons and best-practices that have been gleaned from the project to date, areas where participating states are focusing on their soft-cost reduction efforts moving forward, and steps stakeholders can take to help advance the Partnership's goals. Read more »

Project: New England Solar Cost-Reduction Partnership

Reports PDF (Link)

May 27, 2014 - by Samantha Donalds, CESA

A Model of Collaborative Solar Purchasing: The Alameda County Renewable Energy Procurement Project

The Regional Renewable Energy Procurement Project (R-REP) is the largest multi-agency solar procurement project in the US. This case study provides an overview of the R-REP project, with an emphasis on best practices that can be used as a model by other public agencies and local governments. Read more »

Third-Party Publications pdf (5.9 MB)

May 8, 2014 - by CEFIA and Energize CT

Connecticut Rooftop Solar PV Permitting Guide

The Connecticut team has compiled results and recommendations from the Rooftop Solar Challenge project into a Round I Final Project Report and the Connecticut Rooftop Solar PV Permitting Guide Version 1.0. Read more »

Project: New England Solar Cost-Reduction Partnership

Reports PDF (Link)

February 12, 2014 - by Lew Milford and Rob Sanders, Clean Energy Group

Clean Energy for Resilient Communities: Expanding Solar Generation in Baltimore’s Low-Income Neighborhoods

In the first blueprint of how a city could become more “power resilient,” this report shows how Baltimore and other cities could use clean energy to create a more reliable electric system that protects vulnerable citizens during power blackouts. Read more »

Project: Low- and Moderate-Income Clean Energy, Resilient Power