Fact Sheets & Publications

Looking for more information about clean energy technologies?  The Center has an array of  fact sheets, white papers and publications available for download.

Fact Sheets & Publications

 

General

N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center Overview & Fee-Based Service Offerings

Clean Transportation

Click here for transportation materials

Energy Policy

The 50 States Reports

The 50 States of Electric Vehicles: Q1 2018 Update (Executive Summary)
The 50 States of Electric Vehicles: 2017 Annual Review (Executive Summary)
The 50 States of Electric Vehicles: 2017 Annual Review (Full Report)
The 50 States of Electric Vehicles: 2017 Annual Review (Maps)
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The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Q1 2018 Update (Executive Summary)
The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Q4 2017 Update (Executive Summary)
The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Q3 2017 Update (Executive Summary)
The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Q3 2017 Update (Full Report)
The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Q3 2017 Update (Maps and Charts in PPT format)
The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Q2 2017 Update (Executive Summary)
The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Q2 2017 Update (Full Report)
The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Q2 2017 Update (Maps and Charts in PPT format)
The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Q1 2017 Update (Executive Summary)

The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Q1 2017 Update (Full Report)
The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Q1 2017 Update (Maps and Charts in PPT format)
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The 50 States of Solar: Q1 2018 Update (Executive Summary)
The 50 States of Solar: Q4 2017 Update and 2017 Annual Review (Executive Summary)
The 50 States of Solar: Q3 2017 Update (Executive Summary)
The 50 States of Solar: Q2 2017 Update (Executive Summary)
The 50 States of Solar: Q1 2017 Update (Executive Summary)

Click here to request previous 50 States of Solar reports starting from 2014.

 

Template Solar Energy Development Ordinance for North Carolina
North Carolina PACE Policy Analysis
State Regulation of Solar Decommissioning Working Paper
Report: Rethinking Standby and Fixed Cost Charges
A Residential Customer Guide to Going Solar: Duke Energy Carolinas
A Residential Customer Guide to Going Solar: Duke Energy Progress
DSIRE Solar Policy Guide
NC Commercial Solar Incentives
Installing Solar Panels on Historic Buildings
Solar in Small Communities: Case Study of Columbia, MO
Solar in Small Communities: Case Study of Gaston County, NC

 Green Building

A Word to the Wise – Advice Regarding Green Building Practices
Air Leakage and Ventilation in North Carolina

Renewable Technologies

Technical and Economic Analysis of Rooftop Solar PV for New Hanover County Schools
Balancing Agricultural Productivity with Ground-Based Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Development (White Paper)
Health and Safety Impacts of Solar Photovoltaics (White Paper)

Solar Land Lease Issues
Passive Solar DS
Residential Solar Hot Water
Geothermal Energy
Solar Technologies

Wind Energy

Wind Energy Permitting in NC & Six Other States
Wind Energy
Wind Energy: Economic Impacts
Wildlife & Environmental Impacts
Health Impacts
Grid & Military Impacts

Workforce Development

Renewable Energy Technology Diploma Series
Certificate in Renewable Energy Management
Train with Us
Discount Packages

Clean Power & Industrial Efficiency

CHP Technical Overview
Clean Power, Ener­­­­­­gy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Technical Assistance

Active Solar

Heating Season Performance and Thermal Characteristics of the NCSU Solar House – 1983 Research Paper

Passive Solar

SunBook: A Guide to Solar Energy in North Carolina
Passive Solar Options for North Carolina Homes
Passive Solar Design Checklist
Selecting a Site for Your Passive Solar Home
Energy-Saving Landscaping for Your Passive Solar Home
Passive Cooling for Your North Carolina Home
Sunspace Design Basics
Decorating Your Passive Solar Home
Summer Shading and Exterior Insulation for North Carolina Windows
Passive Solar Retrofit for North Carolina Homes
 Solar Homes for North Carolina II

Photovoltaics

Photovoltaic Power System for the NCSU Solar House – Written in 2000