Prior to launching the EPC, Dan was for six happy and successful years, Research Director of the Economic Research Council. In that role, Dan commissioned papers, ran the website, organised events and contributed frequently to the media himself as a journalist and broadcaster. These media outlets included; LBC's Breakfast Show with Nick Ferrari, the Daily Telegraph, Utility Week, Al-Jazeera, Engineering & Technology Magazine, Wall Street Journal, BBC Radio 4, Sky News, World Finance Magazine and the Yorkshire Post. Dan's publications over the years include; Recharging The Nation - The Challenge and Cost of Renewable Electricity Generation (2003), The Essential Guide to British Quangos 2005 , The Larceny of the Lottery (2007), and the Digest of Energy Statistics 2008 . He is the author of Securing Our Energy Future (2008), the Economic Policy Centre's first publication.Dan is also CEO of another company, Future Energy Strategies - an energy reporting company that researches the energy industry of tomorrow. His personal website is immodestly named www.danlewis.org.