Resources

An aggregation of respected trade publications and useful solar tools on the web.

NEWS
Greentech Media | PVTech | PV Magazine | Sandia National Labratory | Solar Wakeup | Utility Dive | Basin and Range Watch | Project Finance Newswire | SolarPro Magazine

TECHNICAL
NREL PV Integration Handbook | Anaylysis of 100 SGIP Interconnection Studies | hint.fm Wind map | PV Performance Modeling Collaborative | NABCEP PV Installation Resource Guide | Solar America Board for Codes and Standards

TOOLS
PVWatts | NREL System Advisor Model | LCOE Calculator | Solar ABCs ASHRAE Database | PG&E Distribution Line GIS data | DSIRE Incentive Database

DOCUMENTS
John Wiles PV Inspector/Installer Checklist | NREL Commercial System Best Practices | NREL O&M Best Practices | PV Power Systems and the 2005 NEC: Suggested Practices

TRADE & NONPROFIT
SEIA | Vote Solar |

OTHER
CAISO Daily Graph | DOE Global Energy Storage Database

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