Research Reports - Resources

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Financing in California Rooftop Solar Challenge Areas

This report identifies and describes the current state of residential and commercial property assessed clean energy financing programs in California.

  October 2014
 

Energy Efficiency Motivations and Actions of California Solar Homeowners Report

This research employs a combination of survey and focus groups to examine the home energy efficiency activities and underlying motivations of California Solar Initiative participants in the San Diego Gas & Electric territory.

  August 2014
 

Clean Energy/Clean Tech Workforce Needs Assessment and Strategy for the Los Angeles Region

An assessment of workforce needs in the clean energy and clean tech sectors in the Los Angeles Region, understanding that these emerging clean tech industries cannot advance in the region without a trained workforce.

  June 2014
 

Bay Area EV Driver Profile

Experience Electrics EV Driver survey results of the Bay Area.

  May 2014
 

Water & Energy Efficiency Glossary

The definitions of the latest water and energy efficiency terms.

  March 2014
 

Plug into the Sun Basics

Learn the basics of plug-in electric vehicles and how they pair with solar power.

  March 2014
 

What is Solar Electricity?

Learn the basics of solar electricity including how PV works and what size system you should install.

  March 2014
 

What is Solar Hot Water Heating?

Learn the basics about what solar hot water heating is and how it works.

  March 2014
 

Background Report on Electric Vehicles

This Equinox Project report seeks to inform the public on: the current state of electric vehicles (EVs); state-mandated targets and policies for GHG emissions; government-sponsored financial incentives; current EV market trends; and the potential gains from increased EV adoption.

  January 2014
 

2013 CSE Impact Statement

This past year was one of tremendous demand for our services and expertise across California and beyond. We continue to administer elements of the state’s major solar, energy efficiency and clean transportation programs...

  December 2013
 

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