Document Type

Brochure

Publication Date

3-2010

Publisher

National Renewable Energy Laboratory

First page number:

1

Last page number:

4

Abstract

In today’s electricity generation system, different resources make different contributions to the electricity grid. This fact sheet illustrates the roles of distributed and centralized renewable energy technologies, particularly solar power, and how they will contribute to the future electricity system. The advantages of a diversified mix of power generation systems are highlighted.

Keywords

Electric grid; Energy availability; Mixed energy sources; Power generation systems; Solar power

Disciplines

Energy Systems | Oil, Gas, and Energy | Power and Energy

Language

English

Comments

Fact sheet


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