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 Posts Energy and Climate Legislation

The Energy Policy Initiatives Center (EPIC) monitors California legislation related to energy and climate change. We have recently updated o…

EPIC Releases Climate Planning Working Paper

San Diego (January 13, 2015) – The Energy Policy Initiatives Center (EPIC) recently released a working paper that suggests a method to…

EPIC Staff Travels to Saudi Arabia to Conduct Energy Workshop

EPIC's director Scott Anders and senior policy analyst Nilmini Silva-Send, PhD traveled to Saudi Arabia in mid-December to conduct a five-da…

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