IEEE Open Access Journal of Power and Energy

Beginning in January 2020, the IEEE Power and Energy Technology Systems Journal (PETS-J) will become the IEEE Open Access Journal of Power and Energy (OAJPE). The journal will have a broader scope and both academic and practice-oriented articles will be published.

Submissions to the ScholarOne Manuscripts review site are now being accepted.


The IEEE Open Access Journal of Power and Energy is intended to be a technical journal focusing on the development, planning, design, construction, maintenance, installation and operation of equipment, structures, materials and power systems for the safe, sustainable, economic, and reliable conversion, generation, transmission, distribution, storage, and usage of electric energy, including its measurement and control.

Peer Review

The articles in this journal are peer reviewed in accordance with the requirements set forth in the IEEE Publication Services and Products Board Operations Manual ( Each published article was reviewed by a minimum of two independent reviewers using a single-blind peer review process, where the identities of the reviewers are not known to the authors, but the reviewers know the identities of the authors. Articles will be screened for plagiarism before acceptance.

Open Access

The IEEE Open Access Journal of Power and Energy will be a fully electronic, open access publication. It will be publication by volume only (one volume and single issue a year).

Open access provides unrestricted access to peer-reviewed journal articles via the Internet. Hence, members and non-members can access content without restriction.  In lieu of paid subscriptions, authors are required to pay a publication fee after their paper has been accepted.

  • Open Access Pricing:
    $1,350 per manuscript up to a maximum of 8 published pages
    $150 per published page in excess of 8 pages
    Published paper will be restricted to a maximum of 10 pages
    Additional model/data, results, plots, illustrations – can be included in Dataport.
Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief (until 31 December 2019):
Scott D. Sudhoff, Purdue University, USA

Editor-in-Chief (beginning 1 January 2020): 
Fangxing "Fran" Li, The University of Tennessee, USA

Promotion and Outreach Editor (beginning 1 January 2020):
João P. S. Catalão
University of Porto, Portugal

Editor-in-Chief at Large:
Juri Jatskevich, University of British Columbia, Canada

Mohd Aifaa bin Mohd Ariff, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia
James Cale, Colorado State University, USA
Steve Glover, Sandia National Laboratories, USA
Rodrigo Moreno, University of Chile, Chile
Nils Nilsson, Lanier Consulting, LLC, USA
Xiaojie Shi, Electric Power Research Institute, USA
Mariko Shirazi, University of Alaska Fairbanks, USA
Shanming Wang, Tsinghua University, China
Di Wu, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
Jianwen Zhang, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China