The Treatment of Solar Electricity in Renewables Portfolio Standards

Publication Type

Presentation

Date Published

04/2007

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Abstract

Presentation Overview

  1. Overview of RPS Policies and Proposals
  2. The "Problem" for Solar Electricity
  3. EIA Analysis of Federal RPS Proposals
  4. State RPS Experience with Solar
  5. Conclusions

Focus on solar photovoltaics and solar thermal electric, but not solar hot water, solar heating/cooling, day-lighting, etc.

Year of Publication

2007

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