Beyond Technical Potential: NREL Explores the Challenges of Siting Wind in a Low-Carbon Future

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March 22, 2021 | Originally published by National Renewable Energy Laboratory on March 10, 2021

Achieving decarbonization goals-including the Biden administration’s climate and energy plan-will require rapid and sustained deployment of wind and solar power. However, the interaction between siting considerations and clean energy development at this scale is not well understood. What is more, this interaction is poorly reflected in data and tools used to inform these goals.

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