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THE NATIONAL RENEWABLE ENERGY LABORATORY

As the nation’s leading center for renewable energy research, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is developing new energy technologies to benefit both the environment and the economy.

GIVE NREL A VISIT

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Education Center (formally Visitors Center) offers a variety of programs and introductory tours for individuals and groups. Advanced scheduling is required. The Education Center offers a small display area which includes several video presentations describing NREL’s research.

Located just East of downtown Golden, NREL’s Education Center provides a variety of program topics and experiences for student and adult groups addressing renewable energy, energy efficiency innovations and introducing the work of NREL. A launch-pad for energy innovations, NREL is home to world-renowned energy experts. NREL researches and develops technologies for powering our homes, buildings, businesses, fueling our vehicles and other modes of transportation. The lab leads the way in analyzing energy integration, energy supplies, and economic impacts. Learn more about how the sustainable campus design exemplifies the lab and walks the talk for renewable energy and energy efficiency applications.