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Resources for category "Solar PV"

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Reports pdf (3.4 MB)

October 15, 2012 - by CESA

State Leadership in Clean Energy: Seven Exemplary Programs

This report presents case studies of the seven recipients of the 2012 State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards. Read more »

Project: State Leadership in Clean Energy

Reports pdf (838 KB)

April 21, 2011 - by Ben Hoen, Ryan Wiser, Peter Cappers and Mark Thayer (LBNL) for DOE, NREL, and CESA

An Analysis of the Effects of Residential Photovoltaic Energy Systems on Home Sales Prices in California

This analysis indicates that homes with solar photovoltaic (PV) systems sell for a premium over homes without solar systems. Read more »

Reports PDF (2.05 MB)

October 20, 2010 - by CESA

2010 State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards - Case Studies

This report presents case studies of the six recipients of the 2010 State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards. Read more »

Project: State Leadership in Clean Energy

Reports pdf (699 KB)

October 1, 2010 - by Ryan Wiser and Galen Barbose (LBNL) for DOE, NREL, and CESA

Supporting Solar Power in Renewables Portfolio Standards: Experience from the United States

This report documents the design of and early experience with state-level RPS programs in the United States that have been specifically tailored to encourage a wider diversity of renewable energy technologies, and solar energy in particular. Read more »

Project: Renewable Portfolio Standards and the RPS Collaborative

Reports pdf (548 KB)

June 1, 2010 - by CESA

State Clean Energy Fund Support for Renewable Energy Projects: Key Findings from the 2008 CESA National Database

This paper summarizes the key, initial findings from CESA's 2008 national database of state fund-supported renewable energy projects. Read more »

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 (3.1 MB)

August 1, 2009 - by Lyn Rosoff (Smart Power) and Mark Sinclair (Clean Energy Group)

Smart Solar Marketing Strategies-Clean Energy State Program Guide

This report provides marketing best practices on how to address barriers to solar market growth. The report serves as a guide for states in pursuing their market planning process. According to the report, by acting more like retailers selling a product, state solar programs have the potential to sharply increase PV purchases and installations. 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 (126 KB)

November 1, 2008 - by Mark Bolinger, Galen Barbose, and Ryan Wiser (Berkeley Lab) for CESA

Shaking Up the Residential PV Markets: Implications of Recent Changes to the ITC

This report examines the implications of changes to the residential solar ITC. This paper is part of a series of clean energy fund case studies prepared by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the Clean Energy States Alliance. Read more »

Presentations pdf (386 KB)

July 29, 2008 - by Lewis Milford, CEG/CESA

U.S. State Solar Policy Trends: New State Initiatives

This presentation reviews the U.S. solar market and solar trends. Read more »