The Quadrennial Energy Review (QER) is the first review of our nation's energy infrastructure. (Photo Credit: Dennis Schroeder/NREL)
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Recent Blog Posts
February 6, 2015
In its role as the Secretariat for the White House-led QER, the Energy Policy and Systems Analysis Office (EPSA) at DOE commissioned a range of studies from the Department’s national labs and other experts to inform the QER’s findings and recommendations. As we finalize the QER over the next few weeks, we will begin releasing these analytical documents. Today, we are posting three sets of documents that illustrate the range of the QER’s analytical approaches, the sources of QER inputs, and the breadth of the topics covered.
November 6, 2014
Today, the Department of Energy kicked off Accelerate Energy Productivity 2030. This initiative supports President Obama’s goal to double our energy productivity by 2030.
September 18, 2014
The October 10 deadline for public comments for the first installment of the Quadrennial Energy Review (QER) is coming up soon. We want to hear from you, so please submit a comment. The Department of Energy has hosted eleven public stakeholder meetings around the country this year to receive public input for the first installment of the QER on infrastructure for energy transmission, storage, and distribution. We have one more QER meeting in New York City on October 6, about infrastructure finance issues.