The Energy Department’s inspector general released a report November 6 finding no material concerns with the management of nearly $75 million in funding granted by the Concentrating Solar Power Program. The paper, Audit Report: Implementation of the Department of Energy’s Concentrating Solar Power Program, concluded that the program aims to increase CSP’s cost competitiveness, and awarded $24.1 million in Recovery Act funding and $50 million in department or baseload funding to advance the technology.