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Title: Historical and Current U.S. Strategies for Boosting Distributed Generation

This report seeks to introduce a variety of top-down and bottom-up practices that, in concert with the macro-environment of cost-reduction globally and early adoption in Europe, helped boost the distributed generation photovoltaic market in the United States. These experiences may serve as a reference in China's quest to promote distributed renewable energy.
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  1. National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
  2. Joint Inst. for Strategic Energy Analysis, Golden, CO (United States)
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Technical Report
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Related Information: Chinese version available as NREL/TP--6A20-66723 (OSTI ID 1287332)
Research Org:
NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO (United States))
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE; Children's Investment Fund Foundation
Country of Publication:
United States
29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY, AND ECONOMY China; renewable energy; Europe; distributed generation; photovoltaics; best practices