|A Homeowner’s Guide to Solar Financing: Leases, Loans and PPAs
November 28, 2018 by Nate Hausman
This guide will help homeowners navigate the complex landscape of residential solar photovoltaic (PV) system financing
|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.
|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.
|Jump-Start: How Activists and Foundations Can Champion Battery Storage to Recharge the Clean Energy Transition
April 16, 2018 by Lew Milford, Robert Sanders, Seth Mullendore, Todd Olinsky-Paul
This report explores the top 10 emerging trends for battery storage across all elements of the energy system, and recommends over 50 actions that should be taken to accelerate battery storage in these topic areas.
|Owning the Benefits of Solar+Storage: New Ownership and Investment Models for Affordable Housing and Community Facilities
February 15, 2018 by Lew Milford, Robert Sanders
This paper explores additional ownership and financing options for solar+storage projects and low-income communities beyond direct ownership and conventional leasing models.
|Valuing the Resilience Provided by Solar and Battery Energy Storage Systems
January 30, 2018 by Joyce McLaren, Seth Mullendore
Researchers from NREL and Clean Energy Group found that placing a monetary value on the ability of solar+storage to avoid losses during grid outages can significantly impact project economics and system design.
|Northeast Offshore Wind Regional Market Characterization
November 2, 2017 by Sustainable Energy Advantage
This report identifies the opportunities and challenges that will shape the offshore wind market in the Northeastern U.S.