Photo: Andrew Revkin, an environmental journalist and member of OurEnergyPolicy’s (OEP’s) Advisory Council, holds up a copy of  Discover magazine with his cover story in an December 2018 OEP luncheon with former Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz.


OurEnergyPolicy (OEP) facilitates substantive dialogue on energy policy issues through discussions and events, and aggregates resources from across the energy sector for energy professionals and journalists. OEP prides itself on its diverse, non-partisan community, which garners a variety of different perspectives and viewpoints. Read more about Our Mission

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Energy Leaders Highlight Alternative Transportation Options for Energy Independence 
November 19, 2020

A diverse group of energy leaders recommended changes to the U.S. transportation sector that would increase American energy independence. Read more.


Experts Weigh In On Carbon Pricing
April 23, 2020

Recent expert dialogues on carbon pricing conducted by the non-partisan OurEnergyPolicy (OEP) revealed some strong views on the need to move boldly on policies to price carbon. Read more.


Energy Experts Recommend Actions for Offshore Wind Growth
March 31, 2020

The United States’ offshore wind industry is set to grow exponentially—from only one operating wind farm (Block Island Wind Farm in Rhode Island) to about 30 more offshore wind projects that are currently under development. Read more.


Energy Experts Address America’s Dependency on Critical Mineral Imports
February 11, 2020

As America’s drive toward clean energy intensifies, a major threat may be our reliance on importing critical mineral inputs like cobalt for these technologies, say top experts in an OurEnergyPolicy dialogue. Read more.


Energy Experts Discussing the Moniz “Green Real Deal”
October 30, 2019

Former U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz first called on the need for a “Green Real Deal” in a CNBC editorial with former Assistant Secretary of Energy Andy Karsner in March, and now OurEnergyPolicy’s (OEP) community of energy experts are discussing it. Read more.


Comprehensive Online Energy Library Adds Features and Relaunches as “OurEnergyLibrary”
July 2, 2019’s resource library—the most comprehensive online resource library for U.S. energy policy-relevant publications and materials—now has a new name, a new look, and improved search and sort capabilities. Read more.


Nationwide, Non-Partisan Community Weighs In on Legislation Approved by Senate Committee
April 23, 2019

Senator Barrasso (R-WY)’s USE IT Act, approved by the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee last week, received generally positive marks, along with some suggested changes, in a robust discussion online by energy professionals. Read more.


Online Discussion Opens for Feedback on Tonko Climate Action Framework
April 17, 2019

Congressman Paul Tonko (D-NY-20) is hosting a discussion on to gather input from its 1,600-member community and other energy professionals on his nine-point climate action framework. Read more.


Could Carbon Tax Revenue Use Be a Game Changer?
January 31, 2019

OurEnergyPolicy’s expert dialogue revealed a partial consensus among commenters that a carbon fee and dividend—in which tax revenues would be refunded to tax payers—would be the carbon pricing policy with the greatest likelihood to pass on the federal level. Read more.



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State Officials Worry Electric Car Expansion Could Hurt Low-Income People
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ARPN Expert Panel Member: U.S. Must Turn to Building Out Critical Mineral Supply Chains Securing Both Inputs and Outputs
May 21, 2020
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China Is Building One Battery Gigafactory a Week; The US One Every Four Months’: Simon Moores
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USGS Report Informs Critical Mineral Policy
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Time for a Price on Carbon
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Federal Climate Change Policy is Needed Now and Must Leverage the Private Sector
October 17, 2019
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Nonprofit Relaunches Improved Online Resource Library
July 2, 2019 
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Comprehensive Online Energy Library Adds Features and  Relaunches as “OurEnergyLibrary”
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USE IT Act: Reducing Emissions Through Carbon Use Innovation, Not Regulation
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Bioenergy Is the Overlooked Giant of Decarbonization
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