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Resources for category "Land-Based Wind"

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Reports PDF (6.72 MB)

November 13, 2017 - by Val Stori and Dana Drugmand (Clean Energy States Alliance)

Distributed Wind Energy Zoning and Permitting: A Toolkit for Local Governments

This toolkit aims to help local governments and planning agencies facilitate the efficient and appropriate development of distributed wind in their communities. Read more »

Project: Northeast Wind Resource Center

Reports pdf (907 KB)

July 20, 2017 - by Georgena Terry, CESA Research Associate

Summary of “Framework for Testing the Effectiveness of Bat and Eagle Impact-Reduction Strategies at Wind Energy Projects”

This is a summary of “Framework for Testing the Effectiveness of Bat and Eagle Impact-Reduction Strategies at Wind Energy Projects,” a 2016 report by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). This summary was prepared for the Northeast Wind Resource Center by the Clean Energy States Alliance. Read more »

Project: Northeast Wind Resource Center

Reports PDF (Link)

January 4, 2017 - by Georgena Terry, CESA

Summary of “Understanding the Evidence: Wind Turbine Noise”

This is a summary of “Understanding the Evidence: Wind Turbine Noise,” a 2015 report by the Council of Canadian Academies’ Expert Panel on Wind Turbine Noise. This summary was prepared for the Northeast Wind Resource Center by the Clean Energy States Alliance. Read more »

Project: Northeast Wind Resource Center

Reports PDF (Link)

January 4, 2017 - by Georgena Terry, CESA

Summary of “Massachusetts Study on Wind Turbine Acoustics”

This is a summary of “Massachusetts Study on Wind Turbine Acoustics,” a 2016 report produced by RSG, Epsilon Associates, and Northeast Wind for the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center and the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection. This summary was prepared for the Northeast Wind Resource Center by the Clean Energy States Alliance. Read more »

Project: Northeast Wind Resource Center

Reports pdf (4.1 MB)

June 22, 2015 - by Warren Leon, Executive Director, CESA

Clean Energy Champions - The Importance of State Programs and Policies

This report provides the first-ever comprehensive look at the ways in which states are advancing clean energy and suggests how to further encourage growth. Read more »

Project: Interstate Turbine Advisory Council (ITAC), New England Solar Cost-Reduction Partnership, Northeast Wind Resource Center, Low- and Moderate-Income Clean Energy, Offshore Wind - OWAP, Resilient Power, Renewable Portfolio Standards and the RPS Collaborative, State Leadership in Clean Energy

Reports pdf (4.7 MB)

November 19, 2014 - by Clean Energy States Alliance

CESA State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards - Outstanding Programs Found Here

This report presents case studies of the eight recipients of the 2014 State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards. Read more »

Project: State Leadership in Clean Energy

Reports pdf (1.3 MB)

October 29, 2012 - by Peregrine Energy Group for CESA

The Rising Tide of State-Supported Renewable Energy Projects: Deployment Results from the CESA Database, 1998-2011

This report is a comprehensive analysis of trends in state clean energy development. Among its main findings, the report confirms that state clean energy funds have remained major drivers of renewable energy development in the U.S. Read more »

Reports pdf (3.4 MB)

October 15, 2012 - by CESA

State Leadership in Clean Energy: Seven Exemplary Programs

This report presents case studies of the seven recipients of the 2012 State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards. Read more »

Project: State Leadership in Clean Energy

Reports pdf (214 KB)

January 20, 2012 - by Lizzie Rubado, CESA

Request for Qualifications for Techincal Assistance for the Interstate Turbine Advisory Council

CESA's Interstate Turbine Advisory Council (ITAC) is establishing a unified list of small and mid‐sized wind energy systems that meet the performance, reliability, acoustic, and warranty service expectations of incentive providers. This RFQ seeks to identify a pool of qualified technical assistance contractors to assist with the evaluation of wind turbine systems for inclusion on this list. Read more »

Project: Interstate Turbine Advisory Council (ITAC)

Reports pdf (121 KB)

June 30, 2011 - by CESA

Executive Summary: State-Based Financing Tools to Support Distributed and Community Wind Projects and Supporting On-Site Distributed Wind Generation Projects

With funding from the Department of Energy’s Wind Powering America program, Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA) created two briefing guides for state officials: Supporting On-Site Distributed Wind Generation Projects and State-Based Financing Tools to Support Distributed and Community Wind Projects. This is the executive summary of the two briefing guides. Read more »