About the Energy Policy Institute & Center for Advanced Energy Studies

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



Graduate Assistant Applications Now Being Accepted

EPI is accepting applications to fill upcoming Graduate Assistant position(s). Well-qualified applicants will have a strong understanding of qualitative and quantitative research methods and be able to gather and analyze academic literature. To qualify as a Graduate Assistant, an applicant must be admitted to the Boise State University Graduate College and must be fully admitted to their degree program before accepting the assistantship. Application materials are due by November 22nd, 2014! More

EPI Receives CRP Award from IAEA

EPI has signed a Cooperative Research Program Award with the International Atomic Energy Agency for Assessing the National and Regional Economic and Social Effects of Nuclear Programmes. Over the next three years EPI Director David Solan and BSU Economics Associate Professor Geoff Black will be involved in review, testing, and applying prototype methodologies. The approximate award size is $15,000.