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Green Power Marketing
Heeter, J., P. Armstrong, L. Bird, 2012. Market Brief: Status of the Voluntary Renewable Energy Certificate Market (2011 Data). NREL/TP-6A20-52925 (PDF 974 KB)
Heeter, J., T. Nicholas, 2013. Status and Trends in the U.S. Voluntary Green Power Market (2012 Data). NREL Report No. TP-6A20-60210. (PDF 1.2 MB)
Heeter, J. and J. McLaren, 2012. Innovations in Voluntary Renewable Energy Procurement: Methods for Expanding Access and Lowering Cost for Communities, Governments, and Businesses. NREL/TP-6A20-54991 (PDF 1.0 MB)
Interstate Renewable Energy Council, 2012. Community-Shared Solar Diverse Approaches For A Common Goal. (PDF 3.6 MB)
Renewable Energy Certificates
Heeter, J., 2013. Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) Tracking Systems: Costs & Verification Issues (Presentation). NREL/PR-6A20-60640. (PDF 517 KB)
Bird, L., A. Reger, and J. Heeter, 2012. Distributed Solar Incentive Programs: Recent Experience and Best Practices for Design and Implementation. NREL/TP-6A20-56308. (PDF 1.1 MB)