Energy Analysis and Environmental Impacts Division (EAEI)

Energy Analysis and Environmental Impacts Division (EAEI)

The Energy Analysis and Environmental Impacts Division analyzes U.S. and global energy consumption and the associated social, economic and environmental impacts, including human health, greenhouse gas emissions, and global climate change.

Researchers conduct research and development and provide technical assistance to governments on:

  • Lifecycle analysis of products and industries
  • How energy use affects health in the indoor environment
  • Energy markets and utility policy
  • Renewable energy policy and economics
  • Energy efficiency standards and codes
  • International energy and environmental impacts in the developed and developing worlds, including China, India and Mexico
  • Building energy use, including energy-using equipment, and information networks


Publications by Organization


Vine, Edward L.. "Better Buildings Neighborhood Program." Home Energy 30, no. 5 (2013).
Leibowicz, Benjamin, Maria Roumpani, and Peter H. Larsen. "Carbon Emissions Caps and the Impact of a Radical Change in Nuclear Electricity Costs." International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy 3, no. 1 (2013). PDF (777.2 KB)
Mills, Andrew D., and Ryan H. Wiser. "Changes in the Economic Value of Variable Generation at High Penetration Levels: A Pilot Case Study of California." In 18th Annual POWER Conference on Energy Research and Policy. Berkeley, California, 2013.