Research Reports - Resources

California Plug-in Electric Vehicle Owner Survey Report

A report based on the largest plug-in electric vehicle owner survey in California's history, conducted by CSE in coordination with the California Air Resources Board.

  July 2012
 

Streamlining Solar Standards and Processes Southern California Rooftop Solar Challenge

The document maps the solar policies and procedures that currently exist for jurisdictions and utilities in the Southern California Rooftop Solar Challenge team.

  June 2012
 

Sharing Success: Emerging Approaches to Efficient Rooftop Solar Permitting

This report serves as both a vehicle for discussion of rooftop permitting challenges, and a source of inspiration for those looking for realistic and effective ways to improve solar permitting in their communities.

  May 2012
 

2011 CSE Annual Report

The year 2011 marks the 15th anniversary of the California Center for Sustainable Energy. Although this is a relatively short period of time, we are taking this opportunity to celebrate the many ways CCSE has grown to be a partner with governments, industry, businesses, utilities and others in accelerating the adoption of clean and efficient energy solutions.

  December 2011
 

Solar PV Retrofits in Multifamily Affordable Housing Report

Impacts of virtual net metering and Multifamily Affordable Solar Housing incentives on project economics.

  July 2011
 

2010 CSE Annual Report

This past year, CCSE has extended its geographic scope and expanded our focus in ways that will truly help to achieve wider integration of wise energy use into every aspect of our daily lives.

  December 2010
 

The Potential of Seawater Desalination as a Water Source in San Diego County

Part of Equinox Project's H2Overview, this report explains seawater desalination for the general public, community leaders and policy makers; summarizes the latest research; and recommends strategies on how the region should proceed when considering desalination.

  December 2010
 

San Diego’s Water Sources: Assessing the Options

This is the initial publication of Equinox Project’s H2Overview Project, which will provide balanced, easy-to-understand research on San Diego County’s water supply to help inform the decision-making process.

  July 2010
 

Potential of Purified Recycled Water

Part of Equinox Project's H2Overview project, this outlines the costs and benefits to purified recycled water.

  July 2010
 

2009 CSE Annual Report

This is a great time for sustainability, not just here in San Diego, but throughout California and across the nation as leaders turn toward new energy strategies and policies, including many of the things we have supported at the California Center for Sustainable Energy for more than a decade.

  December 2009
 

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