CSI RD&D

CSI RD&D PROGRAM - CONCLUDED 

The California Solar Initiative's RD&D Program has now concluded after operating since 2008 through 2016. All solicitations and research projects are now complete.

 

 Report 
PDF    

 Program overview  + Research briefs       

 [25 MB]
 Program overview  [13 MB]

 Research briefs  (high resolution)                     

 [44 MB]


For more information on the research projects and resulting reports please review the section below. All completed final reports are also available separately for review and download. 

FINAL REPORTS for completed projects along with individual research briefs can be found here.


 

Funded Projects

This is a database of projects funded by the CSI RD&D. The project summaries are listed alphabetically below. You may also choose a subset of projects by clicking a keyword, or using the search function.


Advanced Modeling and Verification for High Penetration PV
Solicitation: Solicitation 1
Awardee: Clean Power Research
CSI Funding: $976,392
Status: Complete
Tags: Data , Solar Forecasting
High-fidelity Solar Forecasting Demonstration for Grid Integration
Solicitation: Solicitation 3
Awardee: University of California San Diego
CSI Funding: $1,548,148
Status: Complete
Tags: Solar Forecasting
Integrating PV into Utility Planning and Operation Tools
Solicitation: Solicitation 3
Awardee: Clean Power Research (CPR)
CSI Funding: $852,260
Status: Complete
Tags: Data , Solar Forecasting