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Title: Workforce Development for U.S. Hydropower: Key Trends and Findings

Abstract

Hydropower has long been the nation's largest source of renewable energy, and the future U.S. hydropower workforce will play an important role in the future of the U.S. electricity grid. This report provides a brief assessment of the current U.S. hydropower industry workforce and educational programs, as well as potential future hydropower workforce needs.

Authors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
  2. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO (United States); Colorado State University
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Wind and Water Technologies Office (EE-4W)
OSTI Identifier:
1545009
Report Number(s):
NREL/TP-6A20-74313
DOE Contract Number:  
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
13 HYDRO ENERGY; hydropower; workforce; attrition; retirement

Citation Formats

Keyser, David J, and Tegen, Suzanne I. Workforce Development for U.S. Hydropower: Key Trends and Findings. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.2172/1545009.
Keyser, David J, & Tegen, Suzanne I. Workforce Development for U.S. Hydropower: Key Trends and Findings. United States. doi:10.2172/1545009.
Keyser, David J, and Tegen, Suzanne I. Thu . "Workforce Development for U.S. Hydropower: Key Trends and Findings". United States. doi:10.2172/1545009. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1545009.
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abstractNote = {Hydropower has long been the nation's largest source of renewable energy, and the future U.S. hydropower workforce will play an important role in the future of the U.S. electricity grid. This report provides a brief assessment of the current U.S. hydropower industry workforce and educational programs, as well as potential future hydropower workforce needs.},
doi = {10.2172/1545009},
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place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {7}
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