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R&D Report Energy Innovations Small Grant Program: 2008 Independent Assessment Reports - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-070. Posted: August 19, 2014. (PDF file, 188 pages, 2.9 mb)
R&D Report Estimation of Methane Emissions From The California Natural Gas System - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-072. Posted: August 19, 2014. (PDF file, 129 pages, 1.2 mb)
R&D Report Solar-Assisted Gas Hot Water Heating Systems for Small Food Processors - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-071. Posted: August 19, 2014. (PDF file, 101 pages, 9.5 mb)
R&D Report Industrial Natural Gas Energy Efficiency Calculator Tools - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-066. Posted: August 14, 2014. (PDF file, 92 pages, 3.4 mb)
R&D Report Borrego Springs Microgrid Demonstration Project - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-067. Posted: August 14, 2014. (PDF file, 84 pages, 3.4 mb)
R&D Report Energy Storage Cost-effectiveness Methodology and Results - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-068. Posted: August 14, 2014. (PDF file, 83 pages, 2.3 mb)
R&D Report Energy Innovations Small Grant Program: 2009 Independent Assessment Reports - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-065. Posted: August 14, 2014. (PDF file, 173 pages, 3.8 mb)
R&D Report Carbon Nanotube Membranes for Energy-Efficient CO2 Separation - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-064. Posted: August 7, 2014. (PDF file, 21 pages, 1.2 mb)
R&D Report Carbon Balance in California Deserts: Impacts of Widespread Solar Power Generation - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-063. Posted: July 29, 2014. (PDF file, 37 pages, 1000 kb)
R&D Report Evidenced-Based Design and Operations, Improving the Real World Performance of Commercial Buildings - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-062. Posted: July 24, 2014. (PDF file, 131 pages, 3.1 mb)
R&D Report Evidenced-Based Design and Operations, Improving the Real World Performance of Commercial Buildings - Appendices. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-062-APP. Posted: July 24, 2014. (PDF file, 711 pages, 45.9 mb)
R&D Report Advanced Modeling of the Biological Effects of Climate Change and Land Use Planning in California - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-056. Posted: July 21, 2014. (PDF file, 84 pages, 5.8 mb)
R&D Report Humboldt County as a Renewable Energy Secure Community, Analysis and Strategic Planning - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-057. Posted: July 21, 2014. (PDF file, 110 pages, 4.2 mb)
R&D Report Supplying California with Renewable Energy through Advanced Biomass Gasification - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-058. Posted: July 21, 2014. (PDF file, 122 pages, 5.9 mb)
R&D Report Transmission Technology Research for Renewable Integration - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-059. Posted: July 21, 2014. (PDF file, 123 pages, 1.4 mb)
R&D Report The Natural Gas Research Development and Demonstration Program: Proposed Program Plan and Funding Request for Fiscal Year 2014-2015- Staff Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-037. Posted: July 2, 2014. (PDF file, 75 pages, 1.2 mb)
R&D Report A Daily Simulation Model of the California Natural Gas Transportation and Storage Network - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-053. Posted: July 1, 2014. (PDF file, 92 pages, 983 kb)
R&D Report Altamont Landfill Gas Purification, Testing, and Monitoring - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-054. Posted: July 1, 2014. (PDF file, 28 pages, 524 kb)
R&D Report Energy Efficiency Projects, Enabling Tools for Design of Energy Efficient Building Systems - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-055. Posted: July 1, 2014. (PDF file, 81 pages, 3 mb)
R&D Report Emissions and Potential Emission Reductions From Hazardous Fuel Treatments in the Westcarb Region - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-046. Posted: June 4, 2014. (PDF file, 128 pages, 6.1 mb)
R&D Report Emissions and Potential Emission Reductions From Hazardous Fuel Treatments in the Westcarb Region - Appendix. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-046-AP. Posted: June 4, 2014. (PDF file, 278 pages, 23 mb)
R&D Report Best Practices for Handling Smart Grid Cyber Security - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-049. Posted: May 29, 2014. (PDF file, 162 pages, 3 mb)
R&D Report Research and Development Issues for Cyber Security in the Smart Grid - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-050. Posted: May 29, 2014. (PDF file, 45 pages, 934 kb)
R&D Report Scoping Study of Intelligent Grid Protection Systems - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-052. Posted: May 29, 2014. (PDF file, 48 pages, 524 kb)
R&D Report Categorizing Research and Development Issues for Cyber Security in the Smart Grid Into Confidential and Non-Confidential - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-051. Posted: May 29, 2014. (PDF file, 46 pages, 983 kb)
R&D Report Control System Vendor Cyber Security Trends Interim Report - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2012-078. Posted: May 21, 2014. (PDF file, 18 pages, 344 kb)
R&D Report Microgrid Demonstration Project - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-045. Posted: May 21, 2014. (PDF file, 71 pages, 750 kb)
R&D Report An Analysis of Wildfire Fuel Treatments as a Carbon Offset Project Type - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-047. Posted: May 21, 2014. (PDF file, 34 pages, 508 kb)
R&D Report Carbon Market Investment Criteria For Biochar Projects - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-048. Posted: May 21, 2014. (PDF file, 49 pages, 1.1 mb)
R&D Report Microgrid Demonstration Project - Appendices A-E. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-045-AP. Posted: May 21, 2014. (PDF file, 539 pages, 31.7 mb)
R&D Report Urban Wind Power Assessment - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-041. Posted: May 19, 2014. (PDF file, 112 pages, 5.5 mb)
R&D Report Western Electric Coordinating Council Wind Generator Development - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-043. Posted: May 19, 2014. (PDF file, 32 pages, 713 kb)
R&D Report Opportunity Assessment for Establishing Hybrid Poplars in California, Oregon and Washington - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-044. Posted: May 19, 2014. (PDF file, 61 pages, 3.8 mb)
R&D Report Western Electric Coordinating Council Wind Generator Development - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-043-AP. Posted: May 19, 2014. (PDF file, 224 pages, 4.9 mb)
R&D Report Challenges to the Integration of Renewable Resources at High System Penetration - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-042. Posted: May 15, 2014. (PDF file, 52 pages, 0 kb)
R&D Report The Impact of State Level Building Codes on Residential Electricity Consumption - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2012-081. Posted: May 13, 2014. (PDF file, 37 pages, 684 kb)
R&D Report Lighting Electricity Use in California: Baseline Assessments to Support AB 1109 (Task 2.18) - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-039. Posted: May 13, 2014. (PDF file, 44 pages, 1.7 mb)
R&D Report Roadmapping the California Smart Grid Through Risk Retirement: Technology Manufacturer and Vendor Perspective - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-040. Posted: May 13, 2014. (PDF file, 156 pages, 4.4 mb)
R&D Report Caldwell Ranch Exploration and Confirmation Project : The geysers, Sonoma County, CA - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2013-108. Posted: May 6, 2014. (PDF file, 107 pages, 8.1 mb)
R&D Fact Sheet Advanced Batteries and California’s Clean Energy Future: Demonstrations of Grid Scale Sodium-Sulfur Energy Storage - Fact Sheet. R&D Fact Sheet. Publication # CEC-500-2014-FS-01. Posted: May 6, 2014. (PDF file, 2 pages, 242 kb)
R&D Report Electric Program Investment Charge 2013 Annual Report - Commission Final Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-009-CMF. Posted: April 30, 2014. (PDF file, 39 pages, 442 kb)
R&D Report The Electric Program Investment Charge Proposed 2015-2017 Triennial Investment Plan - Appendices A‐E. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-038-CMF-AP. Posted: April 28, 2014. (PDF file, 77 pages, 766 kb)
R&D Report The Electric Program Investment Charge Proposed 2015-2017 Triennial Investment Plan - Commission Final Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-038-CMF. Posted: April 28, 2014. (PDF file, 232 pages, 1.7 mb)
R&D Report The Electric Program Investment Charge Proposed 2015-2017 Triennial Investment Plan - Commission Final Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-038. Posted: April 28, 2014. (PDF file, 232 pages, 1.7 mb)
R&D Report Solar Energy and the Mojave Desert Tortoise, Modeling Impacts and Mitigation - Appendices. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-011-AP. Posted: April 15, 2014. (PDF file, 117 pages, 4.1 mb)
R&D Report 21st Century Instream Flow Assessment Framework for Mountain Streams - Appendices. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2013-059-AP. Posted: April 15, 2014. (PDF file, 184 pages, 17.4 mb)
R&D Report Evaluating the Effectiveness of Avian Interaction Mitigating Measures and Processes - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-010. Posted: April 2, 2014. (PDF file, 75 pages, 3 mb)
R&D Report Solar Energy and the Mojave Desert Tortoise, Modeling Impacts and Mitigation - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-011. Posted: April 2, 2014. (PDF file, 161 pages, 9.6 mb)
R&D Report Residential Energy Savings from Air Tightness and Ventilation Excellence - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-014. Posted: April 2, 2014. (PDF file, 103 pages, 1.6 mb)
R&D Report Reducing the Installed Cost of Concentrating Photovoltaics - Final Project Report . R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-016. Posted: April 2, 2014. (PDF file, 63 pages, 2.7 mb)
R&D Report Validation of the National Solar Radiation Database in California - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-017. Posted: April 2, 2014. (PDF file, 30 pages, 668 kb)
R&D Report Assessment of The Benefits and Costs of Seven PIER-Sponsored Projects - Final Project Report. R&D Report. Publication # CEC-500-2014-023. Posted: April 2, 2014. (PDF file, 186 pages, 1.7 mb)
 

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