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|Comments on Proposed Changes to Massachusetts’ ConnectedSolutions Program
March 2023 by Todd Olinsky-Paul - et al.
Clean Energy Group submitted comments to the Massachusetts Energy Efficiency Advisory Council to express concern about potentially harmful proposed changes to the Massachusetts ConnectedSolutions program incentive rules.
|Assessment of an Alternative Renewable Energy-Based Hybrid Microgrid for NJ TRANSITGRID Project
March 2023 by Strategen Consulting
This analysis determines that the development of a system featuring solar, battery storage, and a backup gas turbine would be a viable and preferred alternative to a new gas-fired CC plant for meeting NJ Transit’s critical loads during severe weather-related outages.
|Investment Tax Credit Fact Sheets: Bonus Credit Program
February 2023 by Anna Adamsson
These fact sheets introduce each of the six bonus credits available within the ITC for solar, wind, and storage projects. These fact sheets share who is eligible to apply for each credit and which credits can be paired together.
|Resilient Power Project Impacts: 2013-2022
January 2023 by Clean Energy Group
This document summarizes some of the key project outcomes of the Resilient Power Project through providing information, knowledge-building support, and technical assistance to organizations working in low-income communities and communities of color across the country.
|Energy Storage Benefit-Cost Analysis: A Framework for State Energy Programs
December 2022 by Applied Economics Clinic
This report is intended as a guide for state energy agencies preparing to conduct cost-effectiveness evaluation for battery storage. It presents a benefit-cost analysis framework for battery storage and attempts to address many of the uncertainties state energy agencies may encounter.
|Comments on New Jersey Energy Storage Incentive Program Straw Proposal
December 2022 by Abbe Ramanan, Todd Olinsky-Paul
Clean Energy Group and the Clean Energy States Alliance submitted comments to the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities on the New Jersey Energy Storage Incentive Program Straw Proposal.
|CEG Response to the Environmental Protection Agency RFI on the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund
November 2022 by Seth Mullendore
CEG submitted comments in response to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Request for Information seeking public comment on core design aspects of the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund. CEG’s comments focus on the importance of providing technical assistance funding support through the GGRF, particularly in support of projects being developed by under-resourced organizations and in service of historically marginalized communities.
|CEG Comments on Direct Pay Option within the Inflation Reduction Act
November 2022 by Shelley Robbins
Allowing low-income-serving entities to take direct payment of a tax credit they would not otherwise be allowed to take in order to offset the cost of adding solar and storage, both for relief of energy burden and for resilience, could increase the amount of solar and storage on low-income single-family homes, effectively addressing a deficiency in the Inflation Reduction Act.
|CEG Comments on the Clean Hydrogen Production Tax Credit within the Inflation Reduction Act
November 2022 by Seth Mullendore
CEG strongly recommends that the Treasury Department and the IRS fully account for the carbon emissions associated with powering electrolysis production of hydrogen through grid electricity and that the agencies do not allow for offsetting these emissions through market-based procurement mechanisms, such as RECs and PPAs.
|Resilient Solar and Battery Storage for Cooling Centers: Mitigating the Impacts of Extreme Heat on Vulnerable Populations
October 2022 by Marriele Mango
This report examines the opportunity for resilient solar+storage to provide reliable backup power to cooling centers. The report explores health impacts and project economics, and it includes seven case studies from across the country.
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