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2016 Annual Technology Baseline

Current and future cost and performance data for electricity generating technologies, including both renewable and conventional technologies.
- Originated 09/16/2016 by National Renewable Energy Laboratory.

3 Resources

 NameSizeTypeResource Description
 2016 Annual Technology Baseline.xlsm2932849otherCost and performance data for electricity generating technologies
 2016 Final ATB Summary Presentation.pdf26070851image_documentThis presentation augments the data in the ATB spreadsheet with a description and discussion of each of the technologies.
 Annual Technology Baseline and Standard ScenarioswebsiteNREL annually documents a realistic and timely set of input assumptions (e.g., technology cost, fuel costs), and a diverse set of potential futures (Standard Scenarios) to support and inform electric sector analysis in the United States.


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Cite this dataset:

Hand, Maureen et al. (2016): 2016 Annual Technology Baseline. National Renewable Energy Laboratory.

About this dataset

id 52
DOI 10.7799/1324625
status Publicly accessible
last updated soon

DOE Project

FY16 AOP Annual Technology Baseline and Standard Scenarios

Research Areas

  • Bioenergy
  • Solar Power
  • Energy Analysis
  • Energy Systems Integration
  • Geothermal Energy
  • Water Power
  • Wind Energy

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