Each year, the ATB is led by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), assembled by a team of analysts from the U.S. Department of Energy's national laboratories, and sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).
The 2019 ATB team members include:
The ATB, which is supported by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) EERE Office of Strategic Priorities and Impact Analysis, leverages and continues significant activity funded by DOE and the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) for individual technologies and market segments.
We recommend you cite the 2019 ATB as NREL (2019) and reference it as:
NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 2019. 2019 Annual Technology Baseline. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. https://atb.nrel.gov/electricity/2019.
All monetary values are in 2017 U.S. dollars, unless noted otherwise. We do not rigorously distinguish prices from costs.