Sample Studies and Funding

With over $5 million in external funding from the U.S. Department of Energy, the National Science Foundation, and other entities, our research has included:

  • Studies for the International Atomic Energy Agency and NuScale on economic and institutional conditions for small modular nuclear reactors deployment;

  • Development of solar photovoltaic infrastructure siting tools which account
    for permitting constraints;

  • An assessment of resident preferences for the City of Boise to attain a cleaner energy mix;

  • Market design considerations for regional transmission organizations (RTOs) in the Western Interconnect.