Energy Days

Energy Days 2022 is on May 25 and 26

Energy Days is a two-day conference that brings together professionals working in all areas of energy to discuss topics ranging from energy technology to energy policy and justice. The goal is to create an opportunity for a diverse range of stakeholders to collaborate.

The purpose is to identify and discuss critical regional, national, and global energy challenges and opportunities for society. Ultimately, the conference looks to create new partnerships to address key research needs and provide innovative solutions to energy challenges.

Save the Date: Energy Days 2022 is on May 25 and 26

The agenda for Energy Days is currently being developed. We are excited to bring you a diverse and dynamic conference that explores energy through the lenses of technology, social science, economics, and implementation.

Registration will be available soon.

Who Comes to Energy Days?

Energy Days brings together professionals who work in and with the industry, including members of government, non-profits, and academia. The purpose is to identify and discuss the regional, national, and global energy challenges facing society. In addition to plenary sessions, there are a series of focused workshops on key topics where specific and compelling outcomes are in reach.

Join a Wide Range of Energy Professionals

Join professionals from across the energy industry in interactive breakout sessions and plenaries to:

  • Learn about Penn State initiatives in research, education, and outreach.
  • Determine how Penn State can support needs across the energy realm.
  • Identify societal energy challenges, from now into the future, and from Pennsylvania to the globe.
  • Build partnerships and relationships to help tackle important energy challenges.

“Energy Days has proven to be an incredibly effective way to connect Penn State researchers with our partners in industry, government, and society. This year we are looking forward to expanding those prior efforts and will also be seeding new topics for collaborations.”


—Tom Richard, Director of Penn State's Institutes of Energy and the Environment

Energy Days Topics

  • Climate carbon solutions
  • Energy justice
  • Innovative finance solutions
  • Energy transitions
  • Energy storage
  • Energy efficiency
  • Business climate goals

Energy Days Features

  • Keynote speakers
  • Panel discussions
  • Breakout sessions on specific energy topics
  • Networking opportunities
  • Poster session