NREL applies its world-class expertise, data assessments, and tools to analysis of advanced buildings, industry, power, and transportation technologies, as well as pathways for optimizing energy system performance.
We partner with countries and regional and global institutions to enable them to meet their energy, economic, and environmental goals.
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Our assessments inform energy planning, policy, investment, and research.
We analyze opportunities and strategies for achieving high-performing power systems.
We assess technologies and system designs to enhance energy system reliability, performance, and resilience.
We offer objective analytic and technical support to inform design of regulatory and market structures, policies and standards, and financial incentives and financing instruments.
We provide analysis, simulation and testing, and engineering support for designing energy systems and infrastructure, and optimizing performance of energy systems.
We collaborate with international technical institutes and agencies and private sector firms on energy research projects.
We develop training courses to help countries and regions implement energy solutions.