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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 (682 KB)

May 1, 2010 - by Charles Kubert, CESA

Advancing Stationary Fuel Cells Through State Policies

This CESA report provides basic information on state policies to advance the fuel cell industry. Read more »

Project: Hydrogen and Fuel Cells

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 (751 KB)

May 1, 2010 - by Charles Kubert, CESA

Fuel Cell Technology: A Clean, Reliable Source of Power

This CESA report provides information on fuel cell technologies, economics, and stationary power applications. Read more »

Project: Hydrogen and Fuel Cells, Resilient Power

Reports pdf (228 KB)

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

State-Based Financing Tools to Support Distributed and Community Wind Projects

This state wind energy program guide was created to help state clean energy fund managers and policymakers examine financial support tools for distributed wind projects. Read more »

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 (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 »