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Anelia Milbrandt

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Anelia Milbrandt is a member of the Technology Systems and Sustainability Analysis Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center. She is also a member of the NREL International Studies Team.

Senior Energy Resources Analyst
On staff since 2003
Phone number: 303-275-4633
Email: anelia.milbrandt@nrel.gov

Areas of expertise

  • Biomass resource assessment
  • Geospatial modeling and analysis
  • Integrated resource, infrastructure, and market analysis

Primary research interests

  • Sustainable biomass resource development
  • Global natural resources and population dynamics
  • Renewable energy programs in developing countries

Education and background training

  • M.S. in geography, University of Sofia, Bulgaria, 1999

Prior work experience

  • GIS Specialist, MN State Legislature, 2001-2003

Other affiliations

  • Member of Association of American Geographers (AAG)

Selected publications and websites

Milbrandt, Anelia, Brian Bush, and Marc Melaina. 2016. Biogas and Hydrogen Systems Market Assessment. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-63596

Milbrandt, A. R., D.M. Heimiller, A.D. Perry, and C.B. Field. "Renewable Energy Potential on Marginal Lands in the United States." Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 29, (January 2014): 473-81. NREL/JA-6A50-54292. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2013.08.079

Saur, G. and A. Milbrandt. 2014. Renewable Hydrogen Potential from Biogas in the United States. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-5400-60283.

Milbrandt, A. and C. Chapman. 2012. Bioenergy Assessment Toolkit. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-56456.

Milbrandt, A., and R.P. Overend. 2011. Assessment of Biomass Resources in Afghanistan. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-49358.

Milbrandt, A. and E. Jarvis. 2010. Resource Evaluation and Site Selection for Microalgae Production in India. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A2-48380.

Milbrandt, A. and R.P. Overend. 2009. Assessment of Biomass Resources from Marginal Lands in APEC Economies. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A2-46209. APEC#209-RE-01.4.

Milbrandt, A. and R.P. Overend. 2008. Survey of Biomass Resource Assessments and Assessment Capabilities in APEC Economies. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A2-43710; APEC# 208-RE-01.9.

Milbrandt, A. 2009. Assessment of Biomass Resources in Liberia. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A2-44808.

Overend, R.P. and A. Milbrandt. "Potential Carbon Emissions Reductions from Biomass by 2030." Kutscher, C.F., ed. Tackling Climate Change in the U.S.: Potential Carbon Emissions Reductions from Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy by 2030, Boulder, CO, January 2007. American Solar Energy Society 113-29. NREL/CH-581-41273.

Milbrandt, A. (2005). Geographic Perspective on the Current Biomass Resource Availability in the United States. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-560-39181.

Full list of Anelia Milbrandt publications (NREL)