Research Reports - Resources

Zero Net Energy Roadmap Report

Zero Net Energy Buildings: How California's Local Jurisdictions Can Lead the Way

  January 2015
 

Second Life Battery: Final Long-Term Duty Cycle 60-Day Report - Regulation Energy Management

This test report provides a summary of the complete long-term regulation energy management (REM) duty cycling testing performed on the A123 Battery Module #5.

  January 2015
 

2014 CSE Impact Statement

One action pretty much sums up 2014 – we changed our name to the Center for Sustainable Energy. This is not because we’re doing less in California; in fact, our programs in the state have grown. It’s because now we are engaged in clean energy across the nation from Hawaii to Massachusetts...

  December 2014
 

Can the Home Energy Score Serve as a Proxy for HERS? Report

Given the potential benefits of widespread asset ratings, the San Diego Regional Energy Partnership wanted to explore the viability of using the lower-cost, lighter-touch Home Energy Score and/or its inputs to predict a HERS score.

  November 2014
 

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 Vehicle Rebate Project Final Report 2012-2013

California’s Clean Vehicle Rebate Project (CVRP), administered by CSE for the California Air Resources Board, provides rebates for purchasers and lessees of plug-in electric and fuel cell vehicles throughout the state. The CVRP distributed $34,431,396 in fiscal year 2012-13 rebate funds to owners and lessees of 17,422 eligible vehicles in California. Throughout the first four fiscal years of the project, 27,462 rebates were issued, totaling $60,402,098 in rebate funds (as of July 2013). This report summarizes the funding, implementation and outcomes of CVRP during fiscal year 2012-2013.

  July 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
 

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