The Treatment of Solar Electricity in Renewables Portfolio Standards

TitleThe Treatment of Solar Electricity in Renewables Portfolio Standards
Publication TypePresentation
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsWiser, Ryan H.
Date Published04/2007
Keywordselectricity markets and policy group, energy analysis and environmental impacts department, photovoltaics, renewable energy, renewable energy policies
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.

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