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The Dynamic Maps, Geographic Information System (GIS) Data and Analysis Tools website provides maps, data and tools for renewable energy resources that determine which energy technologies are viable solutions in domestic and international regions.

MapSearch - While this site contains detailed information and quality data, if you want to search for the latest and most up-to-date maps created by NREL, please visit our MapSearch: http://www.nrel.gov/gis/mapsearch/ Renewable Energy Technical Potential with the image of a presentation slide with map.

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory's Geospatial Data Science Team analyzes wind, solar, biomass, geothermal, and other energy resources and inputs the data into the GIS.

Read more about how NREL's Geospatial Data Science Team and capabilities enhance the laboratory's research.

For a quick snapshot of U.S. resource maps for various renewable energy technologies, access the United States Renewable Energy Technical Potential presentation on this Web site.

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