Insights into the Renewable Energy Market: A Brief Overview of Procurement Trends, Drivers, and Impacts of Voluntary Commercial Purchasers


Center for Resource Solutions
Orrin Cook
Andreas Karelas
1 September 2009

Quick growth in an unregulated market prompted the authors of this report to explore voluntary purchases of renewable energy. In considering the current state of the market, they analyze growth in demand, purchasing decisions of commercial customers, market drivers, and supply and demand in the renewables market in relation to voluntary purchasing.