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Caroline Uriarte

Project Manager III-Research

Caroline.Uriarte@nrel.gov | 303-275-4292

Caroline Sallum Uriarte is a member of the Markets & Policy Analysis Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center.

Areas of Expertise

Low Emission Development Strategies – Planning and Implementation
International energy analysis
Renewable energy grid integration

Research Interests

Climate change mitigation and adaptation
Low emissions development strategies
International collaboration to address climate change
Renewable energy technology development, resource assessment, and grid integration
Policies and market analysis for renewable energy and energy efficiency

Education

M.S. in engineering systems (electrical specialty), Colorado School of Mines, 2007
B.S. in electrical engineering, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, SC, Brazil, 2004

Prior Work Experience

Teaching Assistant, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO (200809)
Intern, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA (2007)

Other Affiliations

Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Featured Publications

Short, W., P. Sullivan, and C. Uriarte. 2014. Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Options in the U.S. Electric Sector: A ReEDS Analysis. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/JA-6A20-62934

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

Bird, L., C. Chapman, J. Logan, J. Sumner, and W. Short. 2011. "Evaluating Renewable Portfolio Standards and Carbon Cap Scenarios in the U.S. Electric Sector." Energy Policy 39, no. 5 (May 2011): 2573-85. NREL/JA-6A20-50749. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2011.02.025

Bird, L., C. Chapman, J. Logan, J. Sumner, and W. Short. 2010. Evaluating Renewable Portfolio Standards and Carbon Cap Scenarios in the U.S. Electric Sector. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-6A2-48258.

Simoes, M.G., C.S. Uriarte, S. Chakraborty, F.A. Farret. "Cost Considerations on Renewable Energy Systems." IEEE Industry Applications Conference 5 (October 2006): 2169-76.

Uriarte, C.S. 2007. Electrical Modeling and Integration of Distributed Energy Resources Into The Electric Grid. Masters Thesis, Colorado School of Mines. February.

Full list of Caroline Uriarte Chapman publications (NREL).