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Resources for type "Reports"

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Reports pdf (704 KB)

June 3, 2011 - by Charles Kubert and Warren Leon, CESA

Hydrogen Production and Energy Storage

This short, illustrated, five-page paper is designed to give policymakers and others an introduction to how hydrogen for fuel cells is currently produced and stored, and how renewable energy could be used more extensively for hydrogen production in the future. It discusses the adequacy of current supplies and the safety of hydrogen production and storage. Read more »

Project: Hydrogen and Fuel Cells, Resilient Power

Reports pdf (6.8 MB)

May 20, 2011 - by Jean Vissering for CESA

A Visual Impact Assessment Process for Wind Energy Projects

This guide provides an effective and objective aesthetic impact assessment review methodology for wind energy projects that provides clear guidance for developers, planners, and regulatory decision makers and also ensures the protection of important scenic and cultural resources. Read more »

Reports pdf (1.9 MB)

May 2, 2011 - by Timothy Lipman for CESA

An Overview of Hydrogen Production and Storage Systems with Renewable Hydrogen Case Studies

This report provides an overview of hydrogen production and storage systems with renewable hydrogen. Read more »

Project: Hydrogen and Fuel Cells, Resilient Power

Reports pdf (1 MB)

April 21, 2011 - by Charles Kubert and Mark Sinclair, CESA

State Support for Clean Energy Deployment: Lessons Learned for Potential Future Policy

This report reviews the results of state energy efficiency and renewable energy programs and the specific financial incentives and financing tools used to encourage clean energy investment. Lessons from such programs could be used to inform the future application of incentives and financing tools. Read more »

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 (3.5 MB)

April 1, 2011 - by Clean Energy States Alliance and Peregrine Energy Group

State Clean Energy Fund Support for Renewable Energy Projects: Key Findings from the 2009 CESA National Database

CESA report on renewable energy project deployment from State Renewable Energy Program activities: 2009 Annual and 1998-2009 Cumulative Results. Read more »

Reports pdf (928 KB)

March 1, 2011 - by Carolyn Elefant and Ed Holt for CESA

CESA Report: The Commerce Clause and Implications for State Renewable Portfolio Standard Programs (pdf)

This report explains the applicability and effect of the interstate commerce clause of the US Constitution on a state's approach to the design of an RPS. Read more »

Project: Renewable Portfolio Standards and the RPS Collaborative

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 (2.7 MB)

October 1, 2010 - by CESA

CESA 2010 Report: State Efforts to Advance Clean Energy

This report highlights the state program offerings and the results achieved by CESA's members as they work to advance clean energy markets. Read more »

Project: State Leadership in Clean Energy