The Italian Observatory on Energy Poverty (OIPE) is a network of researchers from universities, public and private entities and institutions interested in the subject of energy poverty. OIPE is hosted by the Interdepartmental Centre of the University of Padova “Giorgio Levi Cases” for Energy Economics and Technology.

The Observatory is chaired by prof. Paola Valbonesi (University of Padova), assisted by an executive committee, and its members are researchers, professors and experts from different Italian institutions.

The complete organization chart of the OIPE is available here.

The researchers who are part of the OIPE come from the Bank of Italy, ENEA, University of Padua, University of Palermo, University of Florence, University of Brescia and RSE.