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Popular Publications

This list includes NREL publications released from April 1–July 31, 2022. It is updated quarterly and based on publication downloads. Visit the research program sites for recent publications by topic.

Mexico Clean Energy Report, NREL Technical Report (2022)

Storage Futures Study: Key Learnings for the Coming Decades , NREL Technical Report (2022)

Spring 2022 Solar Industry Update NREL Presentation (2022)

Distributed Wind Energy Futures Study, NREL Technical Report (2022)

Assessment of Offshore Wind Energy Leasing Areas for Humboldt and Morro Bay Wind Energy Areas, California, NREL Technical Report (2022)

Closed-Loop Pumped Storage Hydropower Resource Assessment for the United States. Final Report on HydroWIRES Project D1: Improving Hydropower and PSH Representations in Capacity Expansion Models, NREL Technical Report (2022)

Data Validation for Hosting Capacity Analyses, NREL Technical Report (2022)

Zero Export Feeder Through Transactive Markets, NREL Technical Report (2022)

State-Level Employment Projections for Four Clean Energy Technologies in 2025 and 2030, NREL Technical Report (2022)

Net Zero Labs Pilot: NREL Roadmap to Decarbonization, NREL Management Report (2022)


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