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Anelia Milbrandt

Researcher IV-Geoscience

Anelia.Milbrandt@nrel.gov | 303-275-4633

Anelia Milbrandt is a member of the Technology Systems & Sustainability Analysis Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center. She is also a member of the NREL International Studies Team.

Areas of Expertise

Biomass resource assessment
Bioenergy market analysis
Project management

Research Interests

Sustainable biomass resource development
Global natural resources and population dynamics
Renewable energy programs in developing countries

Education

M.S. in geography, University of Sofia, Bulgaria, 1999

Prior Work Experience

GIS Specialist, MN State Legislature, 20012003

Other Affiliations

Member of Association of American Geographers (AAG)

Featured Publications and Websites

Milbrandt, Anelia, Brian Bush, and Marc Melaina. 2016. Biogas and Hydrogen Systems Market Assessment. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-63596

Milbrandt, A. R., D.M. Heimiller, A.D. Perry, and C.B. Field. "Renewable Energy Potential on Marginal Lands in the United States." Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 29, (January 2014): 473-81. NREL/JA-6A50-54292. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2013.08.079

Saur, G. and A. Milbrandt. 2014. Renewable Hydrogen Potential from Biogas in the United States. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-5400-60283.

Milbrandt, A. and C. Chapman. 2012. Bioenergy Assessment Toolkit. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-56456.

Milbrandt, A., and R.P. Overend. 2011. Assessment of Biomass Resources in Afghanistan. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A20-49358.

Milbrandt, A. and E. Jarvis. 2010. Resource Evaluation and Site Selection for Microalgae Production in India. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A2-48380.

Milbrandt, A. and R.P. Overend. 2009. Assessment of Biomass Resources from Marginal Lands in APEC Economies. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A2-46209. APEC#209-RE-01.4.

Milbrandt, A. and R.P. Overend. 2008. Survey of Biomass Resource Assessments and Assessment Capabilities in APEC Economies. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A2-43710; APEC# 208-RE-01.9.

Milbrandt, A. 2009. Assessment of Biomass Resources in Liberia. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A2-44808.

Overend, R.P. and A. Milbrandt. Potential Carbon Emissions Reductions from Biomass by 2030." Kutscher, C.F., ed. Tackling Climate Change in the U.S.: Potential Carbon Emissions Reductions from Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy by 2030, Boulder, CO, January 2007. American Solar Energy Society 113-29. NREL/CH-581-41273.

Milbrandt, A. (2005). Geographic Perspective on the Current Biomass Resource Availability in the United States. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-560-39181.

Full list of Anelia Milbrandt publications (NREL).