Bethany Frew is a member of the Forecasting & Modeling Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center.
Areas of Expertise
Energy systems modeling and analysis
Understand and determine how to meet system needs for integrating high penetrations
of renewable energy, including demand- and supply-side mechanisms
Large-scale optimization of highly renewable energy systems
Ph.D. in civil and environmental engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2014
M.S. in civil and environmental engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2008
B.S. in food, agricultural, and biological engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 2007
Prior Work Experience
Research/Teaching Assistant, Stanford University, Stanford, CA (2007–2014)
Research Intern, Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, OH (2006–2007)
Research Assistant, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH (2004–2005)
Milligan, Michael, Bethany A. Frew, Aaron Bloom, Erik Ela, Audun Botterud, Aaron Townsend, and Todd Levin. "Wholesale Electricity Market Design with Increasing Levels of Renewable Generation: Revenue Sufficiency and Long-Term Reliability." Electricity Journal 29, no. 2 (March 2016): 26-38. NREL/JA-5D00-66188. doi:10.1016/j.tej.2016.02.005
Milligan, M., B. Kirby, T. Acker, M. Ahlstrom, B. Frew, M. Goggin, W. Lasher, M. Marquis, and D. Osborn. 2015. Review and Status of Wind Integration and Transmission in the United States: Key Issues and Lessons Learned. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-5D00-61911
Becker, S., B.A. Frew, G.B. Andresen, T. Zeyer, S. Schramm, M. Greiner, and M.Z. Jacobson. "Features of a Fully Renewable US Electricity System: Optimized Mixes of Wind and Solar PV and Transmission Grid Extensions." Energy 72 (2014): 443-58. doi:10.1016/j.energy.2014.05.067.
Dvorak, M.J., B.A. Frew (Corcoran), J.E. Ten Hoeve, N.G. McIntyre, and M.Z. Jacobson. "US East Coast Offshore Wind Energy Resources and Their Relationship to Peak-Time Electricity Demand." Wind Energy 16 (2013): 977-97. doi:10.1002/we.1524.
Frew (Corcoran), B.A., N. Jenkins, and M.Z. Jacobson. "Effects of Aggregating Electric Load in the United States." Energy Policy 46 (2012): 399-416. doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2012.03.079.
Full list of Bethany Frew's publications (NREL).