New Research

On April 12, 2017, the Office of the People’s Counsel for the District of Columbia released two groundbreaking studies on the value of rooftop solar to DC residents. The analyses, which are the first to employ the emerging “Value of Solar” (VoS)...
Apr 12, 2017
Converting Flat Rate Subsidies to Low-Income Solar Installs
Millions of Americans struggle to pay their energy bills, with low-income households spending an average of 7.2 percent of their household income on utilities, over three times more than higher income households. Given the proven ability of residential...
Jul 27, 2016
In this report, which appeared in PV Tech's May 2016 Power Magazine, Amit Ronen and Josh Harmon of the GW Solar Institute analyze how the value of solar generation tends to decline as it becomes an increasingly greater share of any one region's energy...
Jun 03, 2016
Now in its sixth year, the annual National Solar Jobs Census is the nation’s only comprehensive solar jobs assessment produced by The Solar Foundation and BW Research Partnership, in partnership with the GW Solar Institute.
Jan 12, 2016