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NREL Acts as Economic Stabilizer while Transforming Energy

A new report finds NREL’s economic impact at $1.4 billion nationwide and $875 million in Colorado.

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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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