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Title: National Community Solar Platform

Abstract

This project was created to provide a National Community Solar Platform (NCSP) portal known as Community Solar Hub, that is available to any entity or individual who wants to develop community solar. This has been done by providing a comprehensive portal to make CEC’s solutions, and other proven community solar solutions, externally available for everyone to access – making the process easy through proven platforms to protect subscribers, developers and utilities. The successful completion of this project provides these tools via a web platform and integration APIs, a wide spectrum of community solar projects included in the platform, multiple groups of customers (utilities, EPCs, and advocates) using the platform to develop community solar, and open access to anyone interested in community solar. CEC’s Incubator project includes web-based informational resources, integrated systems for project information and billing systems, and engagement with customers and users by community solar experts. The combined effort externalizes much of Clean Energy Collective’s industry-leading expertise, allowing third parties to develop community solar without duplicating expensive start-up efforts. The availability of this platform creates community solar projects that are cheaper to build and cheaper to participate in, furthering the goals of DOE’s SunShot Initiative. Final SF 425 Finalmore » SF 428 Final DOE F 2050.11 Final Report Narrative« less

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Clean Energy Collective, Louisville, CO (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Clean Energy Collective, Louisville, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1259871
Report Number(s):
DE-EE0006681 Final Reports
DOE Contract Number:
EE0006681
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY

Citation Formats

Rupert, Bart. National Community Solar Platform. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.2172/1259871.
Rupert, Bart. National Community Solar Platform. United States. doi:10.2172/1259871.
Rupert, Bart. 2016. "National Community Solar Platform". United States. doi:10.2172/1259871. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1259871.
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