Water & Energy Efficiency Glossary

The definitions of the latest water and energy efficiency terms.

  March 2014

Yolo County Solar Case Study

Yolo County developed a cost-effective solution to eliminate its energy bills, generate money for its general fund and reduce the need for budget cuts by installing solar PV systems on municipal buildings and properties.

  March 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

Needs Assessment for Alternative Fuel Vehicle Training in California

This report details the availability of safety and technical training in alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs) for emergency personnel and transportation fleet staff in California and provides recommendations to improve it.

  December 2013

Distributed Generation Solar in California Report

Framework for policy and regulatory oversight in the post-California Solar Initiative era.

  July 2013

SEEDS Residential PV Market Characterization Presentation

Solar Energy Evolution and Diffusion Studies (SEEDS) presentation on solar PV market growth, characteristics and motivations.

  June 2013

Response Addressing the California Solar Initiative Program Sunset

CSE's Response to Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s Petition to Modify Decisions 10‐09‐046, 07‐11‐045 and 08‐10‐036 to address the California Solar Initiative Program Sunset.

  May 2013

Joint Implementation Plan of CSE, PG&E, and SoCalGas to Incorporate Solar Heating Pool Systems into the California Solar Initiative Thermal Program

Joint plan proposing implementation of a solar pool heating system incentive program.

  May 2013

Response to Petition Establishing the California Solar Initiative Thermal Program to Provide Solar Water Heating Incentives

Response to Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s Petition to Modify Decision 10‐01‐022 establishing the California Solar Initiative Thermal Program to provide residential solar water heating incentives. Response is in general support.

  May 2013

California Plug-in Electric Vehicle Driver Survey Results

In an effort to better understand the dynamics of California’s growing plug-in electric vehicle market, CSE, in coordination with the Air Resources Board, conducted a survey of vehicle owners that explores vehicle satisfaction, driving behavior, use of charging infrastructure, motivations for vehicle purchase and household demographics.

  May 2013


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