|Principles of Equitable Policy Design for Energy Storage
May 14, 2019 by Union of Concerned Scientists
UCS, CEG, and a wide range of stakeholders from across the country met in December 2018 to develop a set of principles to ensure equitable deployment of energy storage technologies.
|Resilient Southeast: Exploring Opportunities for Solar+Storage in Five Cities
April 18, 2019 by Marriele Mango, Seth Mullendore
Resilient Southeast is a series of reports exploring the obstacles and opportunities for solar PV and battery storage to strengthen the resilience of communities throughout the Southeast.
|Energy Storage: The New Efficiency ― How States Can Use Efficiency Funds to Support Battery Storage and Flatten Costly Demand Peaks
April 3, 2019 by Todd Olinsky-Paul
This report describes the process of enabling use of state energy efficiency funds to support the deployment of energy storage with performance incentives offered for demand reduction.
|Resilient Power Project Case Study – Stafford Hill Solar Farm and Microgrid
January 23, 2019 by Todd Olinsky-Paul
Vermont’s largest utility installed a solar+storage microgrid in Rutland, VT that saves hundreds of thousands of dollars and can supply backup power to an emergency shelter.
|Resilient Power Project Case Study – Via Mobility Services
November 7, 2018 by Marriele Mango
A leading nonprofit mobility services provider and emergency second responder invested in resilience upgrades to power critical transportation services for vulnerable populations in the event of an outage. This case study includes technical and financial details, as well as lessons learned over the course of the project.
|Resilient Power Project Case Study – Boulder Housing Partners
November 7, 2018 by Marriele Mango
The largest affordable housing provider in Boulder installed a solar+storage system to provide command post services during emergencies. This case study includes technical and financial details, as well as lessons learned over the course of the project.
|Behind-the-Meter Solar+Storage Permitting and Interconnection Guide for Boulder, Colorado
October 20, 2018 by Debra Perry, Seth Mullendore, Yael Gichon
This guide reviews permitting and interconnection requirements and processes for the development of residential and commercial -scale solar+storage systems in Boulder, Colorado.
|A Plan to Use Federal Recovery Funds for Resilient Power in Puerto Rico
September 25, 2018 by Lew Milford
Clean Energy Group proposed that the Puerto Rico government consider a way to use federal recovery funds to seed a solar and storage incentive for new resilient power installations.
|Massachusetts Battery Storage Measures: Benefits and Costs
July 31, 2018 by Applied Economics Clinic
This white paper, commissioned by Clean Energy Group, demonstrates that battery storage can be deployed as a cost effective energy efficiency technology, potentially qualifying for incentives through energy efficiency programs in many states.
|Resilient Power Project Case Study – McKnight Lane Redevelopment Project
June 27, 2018 by Samantha Donalds, Sarah Galbraith, Todd Olinsky-Paul
A defunct mobile home park in rural Vermont was transformed into the first resilient, zero-energy, affordable modular housing development in the country with solar and battery storage systems. This case study includes technical and financial details, as well as lessons learned over the course of the project.