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A Pathway to New Ideas

ARPA-E's Ongoing Investment in NREL Pays Dividends in Advancing Futurist Research
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The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is transforming energy through research, development, commercialization, and deployment of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies.

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Find NREL-developed data sets, maps, models, and tools used for the analysis of energy and energy efficiency technologies.

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Learn about the basics of our research focus areas — bioenergy, geothermal, hydrogen, solar, transportation, wind, and water.