Upcoming Events

February 21, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Designing Solar+Storage to Power Critical Loads: An Introduction to New Resilient Power Features in NREL’s REopt Lite Tool

NREL has added important new features to its free solar+storage (and now +wind) online optimization tool, REopt Lite, that will help building owners, energy managers, and emergency planners assess a building’s technology needs to power essential services with onsite resources during grid disruptions.

February 28, 2019 1:00pm — 2:30pm ET

State of the U.S. Energy Storage Industry: 2018 Year in Review

The U.S. energy storage market experienced substantial growth in 2018. In this webinar, Dan Finn-Foley from Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables will share insights related to recent developments in the U.S. energy storage market, including deployment trends, policy updates, and market outlook.

April 30 - May 1, 2019

CESA Spring 2019 Membership Meeting

CESA's annual Members Meeting will take place at the NREL campus in Golden, Colorado. This members-only conference will include presentations by clean energy experts and plenty of opportunity for CESA members to network and collaborate on shared challenges and experiences.

Recent Events

February 7, 2019 12:00pm — 1:00pm ET

ACEEE Webinar: Emerging Opportunities in Commercial Buildings

In this ACEEE webinar, Clean Energy Group Project Director Todd Olinsky-Paul gave a preview of findings from a forthcoming CEG report analyzing the cost-effectiveness of energy storage, associated non-energy benefits, and the role for energy storage in efficiency programs.

January 31, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Exploring the Outcomes of New Grid Projects on the Power System: PNNL's GridPIQ Tool

GridPIQ, a screening tool from the U.S. Department of Energy and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, helps users approximate the impact of adding a grid project, whether in the form of a technology or a new policy, to an existing system.

December 18, 2018 2:00pm — 3:30pm ET

Oregon’s New Energy Storage Project for Resiliency and Cost Savings

A new energy storage project in Eugene, Oregon will provide backup power for emergency services, as well as cost savings and electricity services to the municipal utility.

December 11, 2018 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

The Real Estate Industry and Selling Homes with Solar

This webinar looked at the issues homeowners with solar can face when they go to sell their house, the ways in which the real estate industry can prepare to help solar homeowners sell their home, and how state agencies and the solar industry can educate solar homeowners so that they are well prepared to sell their house without difficulty.

December 4, 2018 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Americans’ Changing Views of Renewable Energy Policies

Sarah Mills discussed the findings of a new report on how Americans’ views on solar and wind energy have changed over the past decade.