Site Access

NREL is a national laboratory and has specific site access requirements

Registration is required by April 24.

U.S. citizens require no additional paperwork for site access but must show government-issued photo identification (such as a driver’s license) upon arrival.

Foreign nationals (including Canadian citizens, permanent resident aliens and resident aliens) must complete a foreign national data card by April 24.

Contact the NREL Public Affairs Office for additional registration requirements relating to the foreign national data card.

The NREL Golden campus site entrance is located at 15003 Denver West Parkway, Golden CO, 80401 (north of highway I-70 and west of Denver West Boulevard).  Please be sure to use the route along Denver West Parkway when using GPS. Stay in the far left lane (visitor's lane) when driving up to the site entrance building and be prepared to show your proper identification.