About the Energy Policy Institute (EPI) & Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES)
The Energy Policy Institute is an integral part of the Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES), which is a public/private partnership between the Idaho National Laboratory, Boise State University, the University of Idaho, and Idaho State University. EPI provides robust and timely research that meets the challenges of an increasingly carbon-constrained economy, which include the need for energy and environmental security, as well as sustainable economic development. More
EPI Leading $500,000 Grant from the National Science Foundation
EPI was recently awarded a $500,000 grant from the National Science Foundation's Science of Organizations program. The three-year research project is a comparative study of the three Regional Transmission Organizations that coordinate delivery of electricity to more than two-thirds of households in the United States. Collaborators on the project include Penn State University and the University of Minnesota. See Press Release
Save the Date - EPI's Energy Policy Research Conference is heading to San Francisco!
EPI is thrilled to announce that the 4th Annual Energy Policy Research Conference will be held on September 4-5, 2014 in San Francisco! The Westin on Market Street will host the event. Planning is underway, but please check back for more details as they emerge - the Call for Paper Proposals will open in late December. If you're not already on our mailing list, be sure to click the link at the top of the page.