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 Partners with The Electricity Journal


EPI has partnered with The Electricity Journal for the 4th Annual Energy Policy Research Conference! Select papers from the conference will be solicited for inclusion in a special symposium issue of The Electricity Journal to be published following the event. Editors of The Electricity Journal will attend the conference personally and be available to provide recommendations, guidance, and direction to authors. Submit your proposal today!

Call for Paper Proposals is Now Open!

We are currently accepting paper proposals for our 4th Annual Energy Policy Research Conference! This year's EPRC will be held in San Francisco, California on September 4-5, 2014. The Westin San Francisco Market Street will host the event, which features Dr. Steven Chu as the Keynote Speaker. Please visit our conference site for more information and to submit your proposal.