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Zachary Peterson

Project Manager I-Research

Zachary.Peterson@nrel.gov | 303-275-4949

Zachary is a Technical Project Manager in the Integrated Application Center’s Strategy, Policy, and Implementation (SPI) group. The SPI team leads complex energy projects that empower decision makers with the knowledge to adopt renewable energy and energy efficiency strategies by providing solutions to accelerate clean energy transitions. Zachary’s work focuses on grid modernization, distributed energy resource (DER) integration, and grid-interactive buildings.

Research Interests

Grid modernization
DER integration
Building-to-grid integration
Zero energy buildings
Transactive controls
Next generation utility business models

Education

M.E. Engineering Management, University of Colorado, Boulder

B.S. Integrated Science and Technology, James Madison University