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David Mulcahy

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David Mulcahy is a member of the Energy Forecasting and Modeling Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center.

Energy Analyst
On staff since 2012
Phone number: 303-275-3210
E-mail: david.mulcahy@nrel.gov

Areas of expertise

  • Modeling in Generalized Algebraic Modeling System (GAMS)
  • Solar installation and system design

Primary research interests

  • Electricity capacity expansion modeling
  • High penetration renewable scenarios
  • Biomass resource allocation

Education and background training

  • B.S. in physics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, 2012
  • Certificate in energy and the environment, Duke University, Durham, NC, 2012

Prior work experience

  • Solar System Designer, Installer and Grant Writer, Hannah Solar LLC, Atlanta, GA (2009-2011)
  • Environmental and Infrastructure Planning Intern, New Orleans City Hall, New Orleans, LA (2008)

Selected publications

International Trade of Wood Pellets (Brochure). Energy Analysis, NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). (2013). 6 pp.; NREL Report No. BR-6A20-56791.

International Trade of Biofuels (Brochure). Energy Analysis, NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). (2013). 4 pp.; NREL Report No. BR-6A20-56792.

Newes, E.; Bush, B.; Inman, D.; Lin, Y.; Mai, T.; Martinez, A.; Mulcahy, D.; Short, W.; Simpkins, T.; Uriarte, C.; Peck, C. (2012). Biomass Resource Allocation among Competing End Uses. 66 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-6A20-54217.

Full list of David Mulcahy publications (NREL)

Personal interests/hobbies

Kayaking, hiking, and soccer