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 Distribution Analytic Services Enabling High Penetration Solar PV
Solicitation: Solicitation 4
Awardee: Southern California Edison (SCE)
CSI Funding: $934,000
Status: Complete
Analysis to Inform California Grid Integration Rules for PV
Solicitation: Solicitation 4
Awardee: Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
CSI Funding: $399,494
Status: Complete
Comprehensive Grid Integration of Solar Power for SDG&E
Solicitation: Solicitation 4
Awardee: University of California, San Diego
CSI Funding: $1,057,050
Status: Complete
Grid Integration of ZNE home community
Solicitation: Solicitation 4
Awardee: Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
CSI Funding: $1,485,476
Status: Complete
Tags: Residential , Storage , ZNE
Standard Communication Interface and Certification Test Program
Solicitation: Solicitation 4
Awardee: Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
CSI Funding: $885,675
Status: Complete