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Partner with NREL to leverage our facilities and expertise to meet U.S. Department of Defense and NASA's energy resilience objectives.

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REoptTM Project Successes

The REopt model is used to optimize energy systems for buildings, campuses, communities, and microgrids. REopt recommends an optimal mix of renewable energy, conventional generation, and energy storage technologies to meet cost savings and energy performance goals. Below are some Department of Defense project successes:

REopt Prioritizes On-Site Renewable Energy Projects for the Army and Navy 

REopt Evaluates Energy Security Measures for the Department of Defense 

REopt Assesses the Value of Storage in Microgrid Design for DoD Environmental Security Technology Certification Program

REopt Identifies and Evaluates Microgrid Options for the U.S. Army Garrison Italy

REopt Evaluates the Economic Potential of PV Plus Battery Storage at a Military Base in California


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