NREL adds power, improves research at Flatirons Campus (Text Version)
This is the text version of the "NREL adds power, improves research at Flatirons Campus" video.
Title card opens with a fly-over shot of Flatirons Campus.
Increasing power capacity at NREL's Flatirons Campus
Alternate fly-over video footage of Flatirons Campus from the North.
Expands the research capabilities to explore integrated energy systems at scale
Transition to a low-angle video shot of a wind turbine with a sunflower in the foreground.
and distributed energy resource interactions with the grid.
Transition to photograph of a man working on a substation transformer.
By boosting power form 10 megawatts (MW) to 19.9 MW, the power upgrade
A photograph slides in that shows two men wearing facemasks looking at electronic equipment at the substation.
Can improve our understanding of how renewable energy technologies interact with the electric grid.
A circular fly-over shot shows Flatirons Campus facilities and solar panels on site.
Flatirons Campus researchers and collaborators can now more effectively study
A still photograph of a man wearing safety gear and a mask turning a crank at the substation.
the performance, cost, reliability, sustainability, and resilience of complex hybrid energy systems,
A still photograph of the sun casting long shadows on the upgraded substation.
supporting a national power grid that is fed by higher-levels of renewable energy.
A fly-by shot of a wind turbine at Flatirons Campus with the U.S. Department of Energy and NREL logos displayed.
Learn more about how NREL is #TransformingEnergy through renewable energy research at nrel.gov.