JEDI Models

The Jobs and Economic Development Impact (JEDI) models are user-friendly screening tools that estimate the economic impacts of constructing and operating power plants, fuel production facilities, and other projects. JEDI results are intended to be estimates.

NREL is updating the land-based wind, offshore wind, hydropower, and marine energy JEDI models. To report an issue, make a suggestion, or to stay up-to-date on the model’s development, please email