Upcoming Events

March 31, 2020 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Resilient Power in Puerto Rico: Innovative Applications for Solar+Storage to Serve Vulnerable Populations

This webinar will explore innovative solar+storage applications in vulnerable communities, including a mobile emergency response trailer and microgrid for medically vulnerable households, both on the island of Vieques. Panelists will also discuss barriers to resilient power development and local workforce training initiatives.

April 15, 2020 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Recent RPS Studies: Maine and Maryland

This webinar will describe two recent studies that examined the renewable portfolio standards in Maine and Maryland. Authors of the studies will present their key findings and discuss the implications.

Recent Events

February 12, 2020 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Soleil Lofts: The Largest Solar+Storage Virtual Power Plant in the Country

With 5.2 megawatts of solar and 12.6 megawatt-hours of battery storage, a new 600-unit housing development in Herriman, Utah, about 25 miles south of Salt Lake City, is being developed as the largest solar virtual power plant in the country.

February 6, 2020 2:00pm — 3:00pm ET

State of the U.S. Energy Storage Industry: 2019 Year in Review

Our annual lookback at the year in energy storage covered advances in the U.S. market, including deployment trends, policy and regulatory updates; the state of the art in energy storage technologies; and the market outlook for the coming years. Dan Finn-Foley from Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables shared his insights.

January 29, 2020 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Solar with Justice: Recommendations for State Governments

This webinar presented the findings and recommendations from a new report that are especially relevant to state policymakers and program managers.

January 28, 2020 2:00pm — 3:00pm ET

Financing Resilient Power in Under-Resourced Communities: A Foundation’s Comprehensive Financing Initiative for Solar+Storage Projects

Financing Resilient Power is a new, groundbreaking philanthropic effort—a $3.3 million initiative of The Kresge Foundation to accelerate the market development of solar+storage technologies in historically underserved communities.

January 22, 2020 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

How Solar Knowledge Spreads: Who learns what, from whom, and how?

A team of researchers has worked to understand how best practices related to solar installation, permitting, and customer acquisition are transmitted. This webinar presented the findings of this research, including network structures and strategies that promote solar knowledge transfer, organizational capacity building, and innovation.