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David J. Feldman

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David J. Feldman is a member of the Washington D.C. Office in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center.

Senior Financial Analyst
On staff since 2010
Phone number: 202-488-2231
E-mail: david.feldman@nrel.gov

Areas of expertise

  • Renewable energy project finance
  • Corporate finance
  • Solar energy market analysis

Primary research interests

  • Economic and market analysis of renewable energy technologies
  • Renewable energy policy
  • Corporate finance in energy sector

Education and background training

  • M.B.A. from the Yale School of Management, New Haven, CT, 2006
  • B.A. from Amherst College, Amherst, MA, 2000

Prior work experience

  • Assistant Director of Finance, Soltage, Jersey City, NJ (2007-2010)
  • Associate, The Jordan Edmiston Group, New York, NY (2006)

Selected publications

Feldman, David, Mark Bolinger. 2016. On the Path to SunShot: Emerging Opportunities and Challenges in Financing Solar. Berkeley, CA: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. LBNL-1004372.

Woodhouse, Michael, Rebecca Jones-Albertus, David Feldman, Ran Fu, Kelsey Horowitz, Donald Chung, Dirk Jordan, and Sarah Kurtz. 2016. On the Path to SunShot: The Role of Advancements in Solar Photovoltaic Efficiency, Reliability, and Costs. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-65872.

Feldman, D., A.M. Brockway, E. Ulrich, and R. Margolis. 2015. Shared Solar: Current Landscape, Market Potential, and the Impact of Federal Securities Regulation. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-63892

Feldman, D., M. Mendelsohn, and J. Coughlin. 2012. Technical Qualifications for Treating Photovoltaic Assets as Real Property by Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs).Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-55396.

Mendelsohn, M. and D. Feldman. 2013. Financing U.S. Renewable Energy Projects Through Public Capital Vehicles: Qualitative and Quantitative Benefits. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-58315

Feldman, D., G. Barbose, R. Margolis, R. Wiser, N. Darghouth, and A. Goodrich. 2012. Photovoltaic (PV) Pricing Trends: Historical, Recent, and Near-Term Projections. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-56776; DOE/GO-102012-3839.

Feldman, D. and K. Ardani. 2012. National Survey Report of PV Power Applications in the USA 2011. Prepared for International Energy Agency Cooperative program on photovoltaic power systems.

Ardani, K., G. Barbose, R. Margolis, R. Wiser, D. Feldman, and S. Ong. 2012. Benchmarking Non-Hardware Balance of System (Soft) Costs for U.S. Photovoltaic Systems Using a Data-Driven Analysis from PV Installer Survey Results. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-7A20-56806; DOE/GO-102012-3834.

Full list of David J. Feldman publications (NREL)