GIS

Estimating rooftop solar technical potential across the US using a combination of GIS-based methods, lidar data, and statistical modeling

We provide a detailed estimate of the technical potential of rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) electricity generation throughout the contiguous United States. This national estimate is based on an analysis of select US cities that combines light …

Modeling photovoltaic diffusion: an analysis of geospatial datasets

This study combines address-level residential photovoltaic (PV) adoption trends in California with several types of geospatial information-population demographics, housing characteristics, foreclosure rates, solar irradiance, vehicle ownership …