Energy Storage Policy Publications

Featured Publications

Jump-Start: How Activists and Foundations Can Champion Battery Storage to Recharge the Clean Energy Transition

April 2018

This report was prepared for activists and foundations who want to understand how battery storage can become an essential new part of their clean energy and climate advocacy. It tries to answer two basic questions: (1) What do we need to know to understand these opportunities? and (2) What actions should we support to realize them?

The report explores the top 10 emerging trends for battery storage across all elements of the energy system, and it recommends over 50 actions that should be taken to accelerate battery storage in these topic areas.

Read it here

Solar Risk: How Energy Storage Can Preserve Solar Savings in California Affordable Housing

May 2017

A new analysis finds that energy storage can effectively hedge against proposed changes to California’s solar policies and utility rates that could drastically reduce the value of solar.

Read it here

Closing the California Clean Energy Divide: Reducing Electric Bills in Affordable Multifamily Rental Housing with Solar+Storage

May 2016

This economic analysis indicates that pairing solar PV with battery storage systems can deliver significant electricity bill savings for California affordable housing residents and property owners.

Read it here

What States Should Do: A Guide to Resilient Power Programs and Policy

Resilient-States-2015-featured June 2015

This report profiles the leading state programs and makes recommendations for what other states can do to support the deployment of clean, resilient power systems. A summary for policymakers is also available.

Read it here

What Cities Should Do: A Guide to Resilient Power Planning

Resilient-Cities-featuredMarch 2015

This paper offers a series of guidelines and best practices for cities and towns to protect critical facilities with smarter resilient power solutions.

Read it here

A complete list of energy storage policy publications is available in the Clean Energy Group Publications Library.

Send this to a friend