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Sadie Cox

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Sadie Cox is member of the Markets & Policy Analysis Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center.

Senior Energy Analyst
On staff since April 2009
Phone number: 303-384-7391
E-mail: sadie.cox@nrel.gov

Areas of Expertise

  • Renewable energy policy
  • Resilient power systems
  • Development impact assessment
  • Low emission development approaches

Research Interests

  • Renewable energy policy applications in developing countries
  • Distributed generation policies and impacts

Education

  • M.A. in global finance, trade and economic integration, University of Denver, 2009
  • B.A. in economics and international affairs, University of Colorado - Boulder, 2005

Prior Work Experience

  • Research Assistant, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris, France (2008)
  • Graduate Assistant, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver, Denver, CO (200709)

Featured Publications

Sadie Cox, Pieter Gagnon, Sherry Stout, Owen Zinaman, Andrea Watson, Eliza Hotchkiss. 2016. Distributed Generation to Support Development-Focused Climate Action. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-66597, 30 pp.

Sadie Cox, Sean Esterly. 2016. Renewable Electricity Standards: Good Practices and Design Considerations. Clean Energy Regulators Initiative Report. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-65507, 14 pp.

Sadie Cox. 2016. Financial Incentives to Enable Clean Energy Deployment: Policy Overview and Good Practices. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-65541. 17 pp. External Note: Prepared for the U.S. Department of Energy and the Australian Department of Industry, Innovation and Science. Online access.

M. Miller, E. Martinot, S. Cox, B. Speer, O. Zinaman, S. Booth, R. Zissler, J. Cochran, S. K. Soonee, P. Audinet, L. Munuera, D. Arent. 2015. Status Report on Power System Transformation: A 21st Century Power Partnership Report. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-63366. 109 pp. Online access.

S. Cox, T. Walters, S. Esterly, S. Booth. 2015. Solar Power: Policy Overview and Good Practices. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-64178. 27 pp. Online access.

Cox, S., K. Nawaz, and D. Sandor. 2015. Development Impact Assessment (DIA) Case Study: South Africa. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-61757. 34 pp. Online access.

Miller, M. and S. Cox. 2014. Overview of Variable Renewable Energy Regulatory Issues: A Clean Energy Regulators Initiative Report. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-61350. 47 pp. Online access.

Cox, S., J. Katz, and L. Wurtenberger. 2014. Assessing Development Impacts Associated with Low Emission Development Strategies: Lessons Learned from Pilot Efforts in Kenya and Montenegro. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-58391. 33 pp.

Full list of Sadie Cox publications (NREL)