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Scott Jenne

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Scott Jenne is a member of the Technology Systems and Sustainability Analysis Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center.

Multidisciplinary Energy Engineer
On staff since 2011
Phone number: 303-384-7248
E-mail: scott.jenne@nrel.gov

Areas of expertise

  • Techno-Economic Analysis
  • Mechanical design
  • 3D modeling and finite element analysis (FEA)
  • Wave energy conversion
  • Geothermal power cycles

Primary research interests

  • Cost reduction pathways of RE systems
  • Integration of RE systems with clean water production

Education and background training

  • M.S in systems engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 2011
  • B.S in multidisciplinary engineering (mechanical specialty), Arizona State University, 2009

Prior work experience

  • Thermochemical Conversion RPP, NREL, Golden, CO

Selected publications

Jenne, D.S., Y.H. Yu, and V. Neary. 2015. Levelized Cost of Energy Analysis of Marine and Hydrokinetic Reference Models: Preprint. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/CP-5000-64013.

Yu, Y.H., D.S. Jenne, R. Thresher, A. Copping, S. Geerlofs, L.A. Hanna. 2015. Reference Model 5 (RM5): Oscillating Surge Wave Energy Converter. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-5000-62861.

Jenne, D.S.; H.Y. Yu, V. Neary. 2015. Levelized Cost of Energy Analysis of Marine and Hydrokinetic Reference Models: Preprint. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/CP-5000-64013.

Bull, D., C. Smith, D.S. Jenne, P. Jacob, A. Copping, S. Willits, A. Fontaine, D. Brefort, G. Copeland, M. Gordon, R. Jepsen. 2014. Reference Model 6 (RM6): Oscillating Wave Energy Converter. SAND2011-18311. Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM. (US).

Jenne, D.S. 2014. Electronic Submersible Pump (ESP) Technology and Limitations with Respect to Geothermal Systems (Fact Sheet). Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/FF-6A20-62355.

Full list of Scott Jenne publications (NREL)

Personal interests/hobbies

Automotive/motorcycle restoration