Accelerating the real-world deployment of secure, resilient, and sustainable transportation and energy solutions of the United States, and its partners and allies, by shaping policies, perceptions, and practices that create opportunity for all.
SAFE unites prominent military and business leaders to develop and advocate for policies that improve America’s energy security by significantly curtailing our dependence on oil and promoting responsible use of our domestic energy resources. SAFE relies on the knowledge and experience of four-star retired military officers, Fortune 500 CEOs, and its expert staff to produce high-quality, fact based analysis and policy recommendations for lawmakers, regulatory agencies, and the public.
Armed with a deep understanding of the issues, SAFE leads the conversation on energy and transportation policy with the goal of bolstering America’s economic and national security. Agile and multidisciplinary, SAFE maintains a strategic ability to adapt to the rapidly evolving energy and transportation landscape with real-time, up-to-date analysis and recommendations.
SAFE Makes its Public Launch
Oil ShockWave is SAFE’s groundbreaking energy crisis simulation. This fast-paced exercise features a cutting-edge graphics package and sophisticated modeling delivered in a life-like environment. As… [...]
SAFE joins with the Energy Security Leadership Council
In 2006, SAFE joined with General P.X. Kelley (Ret.), 28th Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, and Frederick W. Smith, Chairman, President, and CEO of… [...]
Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007
The credibility and expertise of leaders and the quality of the policy material they presented a major role in the drafting and passage of the… [...]
SAFE launched the Electrification Coalition
In 2009, SAFE launched the Electrification Coalition, which brought together business leaders representing the entire value chain of an electrified transportation sector, with the release… [...]
SAFE Electrification Roadmap
The Electrification Roadmap examines the challenges facing electrification, including battery technology and cost, infrastructure financing, regulatory requirements, electric power sector interface, and consumer acceptance issues.… [...]
National Summit on Energy Security
In 2011 SAFE held the National Summit on Energy Security which brought together military leaders, CEOs, and policymakers to address the threats posed by our… [...]
OPEC Oil Embargo +40:
In 2013 SAFE held OPEC Oil Embargo +40: A National Summit on Energy Security. The summit convened prominent figures, including Dr. Henry Kissinger, Leon Panetta,… [...]
National Strategy for Energy Security: The Innovation Revolution
In 2016, SAFE and the ESLC launched The National Strategy for Energy Security: The Innovation Revolution, a comprehensive strategy that offers a range of solutions… [...]
America’s Workforce and the Self-Driving Future
In 2018, SAFE released America’s Workforce and the Self-Driving Future, an in-depth, nuanced study of the impacts of widespread autonomous vehicle deployment on the U.S.… [...]