Energy Storage in Sterling, MA – Animation Segment
September 10, 2017 by Clean Energy Group, Clean Energy States Alliance

This two-minute animated video illustrates how a solar+ storage system in Sterling, Massachusetts is saving the town money and providing continuous power to first reponders.

Sterling Municipal Light Department Energy Storage System – A Revolution for the Electric Grid (Video)
September 10, 2017 by Clean Energy Group, Clean Energy States Alliance

This ten-minute video showcases the economic and resilient power benefits of a solar PV and battery energy storage system in the town of Sterling, Massachusetts.

Solar+Storage: Understanding Commercial-Scale Project Economics through Cost-Modeling
July 15, 2017 by Clean Energy Group, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

This interactive cost-modeling tool helps users explore the economics of solar+storage projects in commercial building types across the U.S.

Project Overview: McKnight Lane Redevelopment Project
October 18, 2016 by Clean Energy Group

This fact sheet provides an overview of the McKnight Lane Redevelopment Project in Waltham, Vermont. It is the first in the nation to provide net-zero affordable housing with resilient solar+storage technology for rural tenants.

Energy Storage Procurement Guidance Documents for Municipalities
June 30, 2016 by Clean Energy Group, Clean Energy States Alliance

Templates, a checklist, and other guidance for developing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for resilient energy storage projects, both at the utility-scale and behind-the-meter.

Closing the California Clean Energy Divide
May 19, 2016 by California Housing Partnership, Center for Sustainable Energy, Clean Energy Group

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.

Resilient Power: Evolution of a New Clean Energy Strategy to Meet Severe Weather Threats
September 18, 2014 by Clean Energy Group

This paper outlines the dangers that power outages can pose to our most vulnerable populations, the failures of traditional backup power sources, and the opportunities to develop distributed energy systems with clean and dependable energy technologies.

CE+BFI State Clean Energy Finance Initiative Proposal
February 6, 2013 by Clean Energy Group, Council of Development Finance Agencies

A state-driven federal clean energy finance initiative would effectively leverage private financing for clean energy development, according to a proposal published by the Clean Energy and Bond Finance Initiative (CE+BFI) for Congress to consider.

CE+BFI Recommended Financing Model – Morris Model Financing Structure
January 30, 2013 by Clean Energy Group, Council of Development Finance Agencies

The ‘Morris Model,’ named for a financing structure originated in Morris County, New Jersey, leverages bond financing to achieve relatively low cost capital for renewable energy.

Clean Energy Bond Finance Model: Industrial Development Bonds (IDBs)
January 9, 2013 by Clean Energy Group, Council of Development Finance Agencies

The Industrial Development Bond (IDB) model leverages bond financing to achieve relatively low cost capital for renewable energy.