The REopt™ techno-economic decision support model is used to optimize energy systems for buildings, campuses, communities, and microgrids. REopt recommends an optimal mix of renewable energy, conventional generation, and energy storage technologies to meet cost savings and energy performance goals.
NREL provides expert analysis services to public and private sector organizations using the full REopt model.
The REopt Lite web tool offers a subset of the REopt model's capabilities at no cost to the user.
Technology Solutions to Mitigate Electricity Cost for Electric Vehicle DC Fast Charging Applied Energy article
Solar-plus-storage economics: What works where, and why? The Electricity Journal article
REopt: A Platform for Energy System Integration and Optimization NREL technical report
Renewable Energy Optimization (REopt) NREL fact sheet
REopt Project Successes
REopt analyses have supported decisions that led to more than 260 megawatts (MW) of renewable energy development. Explore our impactful projects in the following areas.