Energy Policy Initiatives Center

The Energy Policy Initiatives Center (EPIC) is a non-profit academic and research center of the University of San Diego School of Law that studies energy policy issues affecting the San Diego region and California. EPIC integrates research and analysis, law school study, and public education, and serves as a source of legal and policy expertise and information in the development of sustainable solutions that meet our future energy needs.

EPIC currently offers a law school course on Energy Law and Policy and is in the process of conducting legal and policy research into the following areas: renewable energy credits, distributed generation, solar laws, advanced electricity grid technology, and public interest program funding. In addition, EPIC monitors regulatory and legislative activity related to energy policy issues affecting the San Diego region and California.


EPIC's Silva-Send Presents Climate Information at Balboa Park Sustainability Partners' Event

San Diego (October 23, 2014) – On October 21, 2014, Energy Policy Initiatives Center's Dr. Nimini Silva-Send participated in a panel a…

EPIC Director Participates in the 2014 Emerging Technologies Summit

San Francisco (October 22, 2014) – Energy Policy Initiatives Center (EPIC) Director Scott Anders participated in the 2014 ET Summit, h…

EPIC's Silva-Send Participates in EPA Tribal Conference

San Diego (October 20, 2014) – Dr. Nilmini Silva-Send, senior policy analyst and Hugh C. Friedman Fellow at USD School of Law's Energy…

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6th Annual Climate and Energy Law Symposium

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Mother Rosalie Hill Hall Warren Auditorium

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Energy Policy Initiatives Center
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110
Phone: (619) 260-4589
Fax: (619) 260-4753