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Title: Changing Dynamics in the Voluntary Market (Presentation)

Abstract

Voluntary green power markets are those in which consumers and institutions voluntarily purchase renewable energy to match their electricity needs. This presentation, presented at the Renewable Energy Markets Conference in December 2014, outlines the voluntary market in 2013, including community choice aggregation and community solar.

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Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Strategic Programs
OSTI Identifier:
1168759
Report Number(s):
NREL/PR-6A20-63279
DOE Contract Number:
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Presented at Renewable Energy Markets Conference, 2-4 December 2014, Sacramento, California; Related Information: NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY AND ECONOMY; 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; VOLUNTARY MARKETS; GREEN POWER MARKETS; RENEWABLE ENERGY; COMMUNITY CHOICE AGGREGATION; COMMUNITY SOLAR

Citation Formats

Heeter, J. Changing Dynamics in the Voluntary Market (Presentation). United States: N. p., 2014. Web.
Heeter, J. Changing Dynamics in the Voluntary Market (Presentation). United States.
Heeter, J. Mon . "Changing Dynamics in the Voluntary Market (Presentation)". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1168759.
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