CEEP Publications 2011| 2012
“Social Change to Avert Further Climate Change: Defining the Scale of Change and Principles to Guide a New Strategy” 2012. J. Byrne, L. Kurdgelashvili and J. B. Taminiau. WIREs Energy and Environment Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 17-40.
“Energy Strategies to Confront Climate Change.” 2012. P. Lund and J. Byrne. WIREs Energy and Environment Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 1-2.
“High Efficiency Photovoltaics: On the Way to Becoming a Major Electricity Source” 2012. X. Wang, J. Byrne, L. Kurdgelashvili and A. Barnett. WIREs Energy and Environment Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 132-151..
“A Reformulation of ‘Success’ in the Climate Change Negotiations” 2012. J. B. Taminiau and J. Byrne. Joint Implementation Quarterly (JIQ) Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 11-14. Full magazine can found at: jiqweb.org
“Supporting Urban Green Infrastructure” 2012. K. Hughes, J. Byrne, J. Caldwell, C. Cruz-Ortiz, C. Dsouza, T. Johnson, M. Schorse, M. Schramm and X. Zhang. Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) Project. Newark, DE: Center for Energy and Environmental Policy.
“Policies to Support Community Solar Initiatives: Best Practices to Enhance Net Metering” 2012. K. Hughes, J. Byrne, C. Brunette, B. Dodge, T. Han, P. Kerrane, O. Ohkrimenko, Z. Schafer, A. Smargon, M. Stern and O. Yost. A report of the Renewable Energy Applications for Delaware Yearly (READY) project. Newark, DE: Center for Energy and Environmental Policy.
“The Role of Policy in PV Industry Growth: Past, Present and Future” 2011. J. Byrne and L. Kurdgelashvili. In Handbook of Photovoltaic Science and Engineering. A Luque and S. Hegedus, eds. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley and Sons. Chapter 2.
“The Value of Module Efficiency in Lowering the Levelized Cost of Energy of Photovoltaic Systems” 2011. X. Wang, L. Kurdgelashvili, J. Byrne and A. Barnett. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 15, 4248–4254.
“Delaware’s Energy Efficiency Potential and Program Scenarios to Meet Its Energy Efficiency Resource Standard” 2011. John Byrne, Lado Kurdgelashvili, Jeremiah Couey and Zachary Schafer. Prepared for the Office of the Secretary Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control State of Delaware. Newark, DE: Center for Energy and Environmental Policy.
“PV PLANNER: A Design and Analysis Tool for Building Integrated Solar Electric Systems. Updated User Manual” 2011. John Byrne, Lado Kurdgelashvili, and Jeremiah Couey. Newark, DE: Center for Energy and Environmental Policy.
“Local Food System Policy and Planning for Sustainability” 2011. T. Battagliese, C. Brunette, S-G Kang, K. Kitchener, K. Kuholski, P. Kremer, J. Mascornick, C. Martinez, K. Hughes, and J. Byrne. A Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) Project. Newark, DE: Center for Energy and Environmental Policy.
“Policies to Support Distributed Renewable Energy: Best Practices Among U.S. States’ 2011. Kristen Hughes, John Byrne, Peter Olmsted, Matthew Stern, Jinmi Kim and Hui Li. A report of the Renewable Energy Applications for Delaware Yearly (READY) project. Newark, DE: Center for Energy and Environmental Policy. February 22.
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