Energy Loop blogs by Timothy Treadwell

Initial study shows third-party owned solar resale impacts are minimal

“Leased solar panels can complicate — or kill — a home sale,” a headline in the Los Angeles Times warned on March 22, 2015, and went on to cast a long shadow over third-party owned (TPO) residential photovoltaic (PV) solar energy systems.

Relationship between political leanings and motivations for solar and system sizing

CSE recently conducted research to find out if political ideology helps determine people’s motivations for adopting solar photovoltaics (PV) systems and, if so, whether these characteristics play a role in determining the size of installed systems.

About Timothy Treadwell

Director of Engineering, Research and Analysis
Tim oversees engineering and research for various efforts that assist and inform clean energy programs, policies and regulatory issues. (more)