The CPUC is required to report quarterly to the state legislature on IOU progress toward their RPS goals and substantive actions taken to achieve those goals. Past reports are available below.
Local Distributed Solar PV Cost Benefit Analysis Study
This study, completed by Energy and Environmental Economics, Inc. for the CPUC, estimates the technical potential for “local” distributed photovoltaics (PV) in California, and assesses the associated costs and benefits. The study relies on the latest available PV cost data and entails a detailed assessment of PV interconnection potential at the distribution substation or feeder level.
Technical Potential for Local Distributed Photovoltaics in California: Preliminary Assessment (March 2012)
33% Implementation Analysis
33% RPS Implementation Analysis Preliminary Results Report