About Us

Bringing Energy Efficiency and Clean Energy Solutions to the World


The Energy Analysis and Environmental Impacts Division conducts energy-related technical, economic, policy, and environmental analyses across key areas of energy research.

Why Analyze Energy Use?

  • To maximize the energy, climate, economic, health, and other societal benefits of advanced technologies through research, development, and policy
  • To develop and promote standards and policies that maximize energy efficiency and are technologically and economically feasible
  • To inform public and private decision-making about energy-related issues, such as energy efficiency, demand response, renewable energy, electricity reliability, and electricity resource and transmission planning
  • To assist other countries in achieving sustainable, clean energy

What We Do

Research, development, and providing technical assistance on:

  • Building energy use, including energy-using equipment, and information networks;
  • Energy and environmental impacts in the developed and developing worlds, especially China and India;
  • Energy efficiency standards and codes;
  • Energy markets and utility policy;
  • Impacts of energy use on health in the indoor environment;
  • Life-cycle analysis of products and industries;
  • Renewable energy policy and economics.