Data and Resources
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NREL resource assessment and forecasting research information is available from the following sources.
Provides information about biomass, geothermal, solar, and wind energy resources.
Provides irradiance and meteorological data from stations throughout the United States.
Provides live solar radiation data from approximately 70 instruments at the NREL South Table Mountain site and historical measurements dating to 1981.
Provides results from NREL's calibration of U.S. Department of Energy pyranometers and pyrheliometers.
Provides reports and photos from past NREL pyrheliometer comparisons.
A list of publications from the resource assessment and forecasting group is provided on the RReDC.
Additional publications are available on NREL's publications database.