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Articles and Publications


November 12, 2018

IBM Industry Platforms - Insurance
Innovation in insurance: Profit by focusing innovation on decision-making


November 2018

Solar r.e.view

Drive Down Solar Soft Costs with Data Standards
The Orange Button Initiative wants to significantly reduce the cost of your solar install


November 8, 2018

SEPA

The Orange Button ‘gridvolution’:

A critical tool for taking the energy transition digital


October 24, 2018

SuretyWave, LLC Shares Surety XBRL Survey Findings

     XBRL Survey Infographic


October 2018
NASBP Pipeline Article
Surety Data Standards: Is Manual Data Entry Dead?

August 9 ,2018
SEPA

Adopting data standards to evaluate solar asset performance and raise capital


August 9 ,2018

SEPA

Providing data standards to automate interconnection of distributed energy resources


August 9 ,2018
SEPA

Software Developers Can Build Out Project Data Standards with Orange Button Working Group


May/June 2018

CFMA Building Profits

Data Standards on the Horizon for Construction


April 24, 2018

Reforming the financial system to align with sustainable development


Spring 2018

Surety Bond Quarterly
XBRL Exec Explains How Uniform Data Standards Will Impact Bond Producers and their Interactions with Clients and Sureties


March 29, 2018
Smart Electric Power Alliance
(SEPA) 
5 Key Takeaways from the Solar Asset Management North America Conference in San Francisco.


February 2018

Bloomberg 

Construction Is Holding Back the Economy


January 4, 20018

SuretyWave LLC Joins XBRL US Surety Working Group


December 2017

PV TEch 

Towards standardisation in PV plant reporting


October 2017

Accounting Today

SEC updates XBRL taxonomy for IFRS


September 2017

Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA)
Orange is the New Green (Button)


September 19, 2017
Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)
SEIA and kWh Analytics Release the Best Practices for Solar Risk Management 


September 5, 2017

PV Magazine

Addressing solar’s growing pains with data standards & analytics


August 2017
Risk and Insurance

Data Will Speed Surety


August 2017

Construction Progress Coalition 

Construction Open Standards Alliance 

Open Integration Summit Summary Report


May 2, 2017

Technology and climate reporting: can XBRL help TCFD?


THE ROLE OF XBRL IN OVERCOMING CLIMATE RELATED REPORTING CHALLENGES 


May 2017
XBRL US Announces Financial Data Standards Successful at Automating Data Collection in Surety Underwriting


November 2016

Data Foundation

The State of the Union of Open Data


June 27, 2016
Mark Sands - Moneyball For Construction
First in a series of articles on the value of data for the construction industry.  ​Link to all articles

May 2016

World Economic Forum

Shaping the Future of Construction



March 2016

SBA Teams with Tech Heavyweights to Help American Small Businesses Go Digital


December 2015
XBRL US Launches Pilot to Improve Surety Bond Processing through Data Standards


September 2015

Lt. Governor Newsom on Open Data Initiatives Launched Today by Secretary of State Alex Padilla and Attorney General Kamala Harris


August 2014
DOE Data By Design Contest - Construction Performance Measurement Dashboard using XBRL-CET


June 2014

Apurba Joins AGC Surety Connection Project at CSU Chico to Develop an Extension to XBRL Taxonomy for the Construction and Energy Industries


October 2013

AGC of California – California Contractor Magazine

Collaboration to Improve Access to Surety Credit For Small and Emerging Contractors

June 2013

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom on the importance of Open Data


April 2013
AGC of California – California Contractor Magazine
Push Intensifies For Open Standards In Construction Industry


March 2013

Data Exchange and Interoperability: Trends and Directions in Construction


January 12, 2012
XBRL Challenge Contest - Improve access to surety credit for small and emerging companies

Mayor Newsom Announces New Open Data Legislation to Improve Transparency


August 2009

San Francisco Opens the City's Data

   ​SFData.Org


January 2005

Industry Experts to Assist CSU Chico in Development of National Prototype for Electronic Surety Transactions

October 2000

Technology Impact on Surety