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The staff at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is key to successful implementation of clean energy technologies. Areas of expertise cover a broad spectrum including policy and regulatory analysis, techno-economic assessment, project development support, best practices from lessons learned, and hands-on implementation to support the clean energy marketplace.

Integrated Applications Center

The Integrated Applications Center is one of the leading centers at NREL that work with federal, state, and local government and private industry to deploy energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies.

Strategy, Policy, and Implementation

Group Manager, Sheila Hayter
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Project Development and Finance

Group Manager, Adam Warren
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Applied Engineering and Modeling

Group Manager, Kate Anderson
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Integrated Decision Support

Group Manager, Andrea Watson
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Director — Adam Warren, PhD

Areas of Expertise: Adam has more than 20 years' experience managing multi-year development projects and strategic initiatives from conception through execution. He has expertise in renewable energy project development, strategic energy planning, technology commercialization, manufacturing, and techno-economic modeling. Prior to joining NREL, Adam supported PepsiCo's sustainability efforts.

Education: Adjunct Professor at Colorado School of Mines; Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, McMaster University; B.S. Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M.