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Popular Publications

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

Storage Futures Study: Grid Operational Impacts of Widespread Storage Deployment, NREL Technical Report (2022)

Decarbonizing Medium- & Heavy-Duty On-Road Vehicles: Zero-Emission Vehicles Cost Analysis , NREL Technical Report (2022)

Impacts Analysis of Amendments to Mexico's Unit Commitment and Dispatch Rules NREL Technical Report (2022)

Winter 2021/2022 Solar Industry Update, NREL Presentation (2022)

SolarAPP+ Pilot Analysis: Performance and Impact of Instant, Online Solar Permitting, NREL Technical Report (2022)

Renewable Portfolio Standard Assessment for Alaska's Railbelt, NREL Technical Report (2022)

The Demand for a Domestic Offshore Wind Energy Supply Chain, NREL Technical Report (2022)

Environmental and Circular Economy Implications of Solar Energy in a Decarbonized U.S. Grid, NREL Technical Report (2022)

Evaluating the Impact of Residential Solar Contract Cancellations in the United States, NREL Technical Report (2022)

Use of Operating Agreements and Energy Storage to Reduce Photovoltaic Interconnection Costs: Conceptual Framework, NREL Technical Report (2022)


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