National Renewable Energy Laboratory
The only federal laboratory dedicated to research, development, commercialization, and deployment of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies.
Mission and Programs
NREL advances the science and engineering of energy efficiency, sustainable transportation, and renewable power technologies and provides the knowledge to integrate and optimize energy systems.
NREL Mission Focus
- Vehicle Technologies
- Residential Buildings
- Commercial Buildings
- Water Power
- Distributed Energy Systems
- Batteries and Thermal Storage
- Energy Analysis