Federal Agency Technical Assistance
NREL supports various federal agencies, including the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), U.S. Department of Defense, and others by providing technical and project assistance, training, and resources to help meet and exceed energy and environmental targets.
U.S. Department of Energy
As a DOE laboratory, NREL works hand-in-hand with the DOE to help shape, execute, and evaluate Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy deployment intiatives designed to solve market barriers for implementing technologies.
- Alternative Fuels Data Center
- Clean Cities
- Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP)
- Solar Decathlon
U.S. Department of Defense
NREL supports the U.S. Department of Defense and other military facilities in achieving strategic energy goals. Learn more about NREL's Department of Defense Energy Programs.
Other Federal Agency Support
NREL provides project support, energy assessments, analysis, and more to other federal agencies to help meet energy efficiency and renewable energy goals. Learn more about the other federal agencies we support.
For more information about NREL's work with federal agencies, contact us.
Renewable Energy Planning and Optimization (REopt)
Early screening tool that identifies and prioritizes renewable energy projects using site, resource, cost, incentive, and financial data.
FEMP Screening Map
Application examines the viability of three solar technologies in the United States with a high-level annualized economic calculation, with and without potential savings from available renewable energy incentives at the state and federal level.