Techno-Economic Analysis

Our techno-economic analysis work examines costs, benefits, risks, uncertainties, and timeframes to evaluate the attributes of energy technologies.

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Levelized Cost of Energy Calculator

The levelized cost of energy calculator provides a simple way to calculate both utility-scale and distributed generation renewable energy technologies that compares the combination of capital costs, operations and maintenance, performance, and fuel costs.

Manufacturing Analysis

Our manufacturing analysis yields insights to support industry decisions about R&D targets, investment strategies, and policy evaluation. For more information, see the Advanced Manufacturing Research site

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Solar Technology Cost Analysis 

Our solar technology cost analysis examines the technology costs and supply chain issues for different solar photovoltaic technologies. Learn more about this analysis on the Solar Research site