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Tian Tian

Researcher III-Market Research Analysis | 303-384-7322

Tian Tian is a member of the Markets & Policy Analysis Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center.

Areas of Expertise

Energy policy and market analysis
International stakeholder engagement

Research Interests

Renewable energy regulation
Renewable energy business and financing models in various markets
Energy market and policy development in China


B.S. in Science Technology and International Affairs, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, 2009

Prior Work Experience

Strategic Market Analyst, Goldwind, Chicago, IL (20122014)
Project Consultant, APCO Worldwide, Beijing, China (2011)
Business Analyst, MAKE Consulting, Tianjin, China (20092010)

Featured Publications

Simon, J. T. Tian, C. Liu, and M. Miller. 2015. Case Study Analysis of U.S. Policy Solutions to Enable China New Energy Cities. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/TP-7A40-63529.

Tian, Tian and Ilya Chernyakhovskiy. 2016. Forecasting Wind and Solar Generation: Improving System Operations, Greening the Grid. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. NREL/FS-6A20-65728.

Wenzhong, Gao, Tian Tian, Eduard Muljadi, Yincheng Zhang, Mackay Miller, Weisheng Wang, and Jing Wang. "Comparative Study of Standards for Grid-Connected Wind Power Plant in China and the U.S." Paper presented at the 2015 North American Power Symposium, October 2015, Charlotte, NC. NREL/CP-5D00-64836. doi:10.1109/NAPS.2015.7335240

Full list of Tian Tian publications (NREL).