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National Lab Marks 40 Years Of Solar Innovation

Written by Don Gwinner & Wayne Hicks on July 05, 2017

As NREL celebrates its 40th anniversary this month, the laboratory highlights some of its biggest solar research achievements.

NREL-Led Consortium To Boost Reliability, Performance Of PV Modules

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 15, 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) – in partnership with Sandia National Laboratories, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory – will form a new consortium intended to accelerate the development of module [Read More]

With Solar, U.S. Rooftops Could Provide Nearly Half Of Nation’s Power

Posted by Joseph Bebon on March 24, 2016

In a new analysis, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory has almost doubled its previous estimate of the total U.S. technical potential for rooftop solar PV systems.