The Smarter Energy Policy Forum ( was launched, with expert contribution ranging from electricity competition to renewable energy sources, to present visitors the opportunity to learn more about these issues, offer their ideas, and engage with other writers.

The forum features contributions from energy experts, consumer groups, industry representatives, and pundits. Visitors can submit comments to articles and news content, thereby furthering the discussion on topics. Each month, the forum will explore a new major energy topic; such as energy independence, electricity rate reform and the role of renewables.