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Welcome to the Solar Energy Technologies Program Publication and Product Library. This library will allow you to find solar publications provided by the Solar Energy Technologies Program. These solar publications include fact sheets, reports, and technical papers about the Solar Program's activities on photovoltaics (PV), concentrating solar power (CSP), systems integration, and market transformation.

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2010 Solar Market Transformation Analysis and Tools
This document describes the DOE-funded solar market transformation analysis and tools under development in Fiscal Year 2010 so that stakeholders can access available resources and get engaged where in   Details Bookmark & Share  
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Solar Energy Technologies Program: Market Transformation
Fact sheet summarizing the goals and activities of the DOE Solar Energy Technologies Program efforts within its market transformation subprogram   Details Bookmark & Share  
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A Guide to Community Solar: Utility, Private, and Non-profit Project Development
This guide is designed as a resource for those who want to develop community solar projects, from community organizers or solar energy advocates to government officials or utility managers.   Details Bookmark & Share  
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Solar Energy Grid Integration Systems Concept Paper
Describes the (SEGIS) concept to achieve high penetration of photovoltaic (PV) systems into the utility grid   Details Bookmark & Share  
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2008 Solar Technologies Market Report
The focus of this report is the U.S. solar electricity market, including photovoltaic (PV) and concentrating solar power (CSP) technologies. The report is organized into five chapters. Chapter 1 provi   Details Bookmark & Share  
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A State-Level Comparison of Processes and Timelines for Distributed Photovoltaic Interconnection in the United States
This report presents results from an analysis of distributed photovoltaic (PV) interconnection and deployment processes in the United States.   Details Bookmark & Share
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Decreasing Soft Costs for Solar Photovoltaics by Improving the Interconnection Process: A Case Study of Pacific Gas and Electric
As of the end of 2014, Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) had connected over 130,000 DG PV systems in its service territory, more than any other utility in the U.S. This case study, we examine how PG&E a   Details Bookmark & Share
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State Clean Energy Policies Analysis: State, Utility, and Municipal Loan Programs
This report relies on six in-depth interviews with loan program administrators to provide descriptions of existing programs. Findings from the interviews are combined with a review of relevant literat   Details Bookmark & Share
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Selecting Solar: Insights into Residential Photovoltaic (PV) Quote Variation
This analysis leverages available data from EnergySage, an online solar marketplace, to offer the first data-driven characterization of quote variation faced by prospective PV customers, lending early   Details Bookmark & Share
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Distributed PV Permitting and Inspection Processes
This presentation summarizes case studies of the time and cost involved in the distributed PV permitting and inspection process in three Solar America Cities, Austin, Portland, and Salt Lake City.   Details Bookmark & Share
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