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National Renewable Energy Research Facility and Visitors' Center

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1993, Anderson and DeBartelo. 1617 Cole Blvd.

On a sunny flank of South Table Mountain, this complex includes the Solar Energy Research Facility, a dramatic stadium of a building stepped back to catch the sun on each level. The center, which was founded in the 1970s, incorporates many state-of-the-art laboratories and demonstrations, as well as a visitors' center.

Writing Credits

Thomas J. Noel


What's Nearby


Thomas J. Noel, "National Renewable Energy Research Facility and Visitors' Center", [Golden, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 151-151.

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