To request an interview with the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Indian Energy leadership or staff, please email us at with the following information at least 30 days prior to the interview date. If your request is submitted with less than 30 days advance notice, our office may not have adequate time to plan and accommodate your request.

  • Story title/description 
  • Publication/organization requesting the interview 
  • Interview date (or range of possible of dates) 
  • Interview location/medium 
  • Publication/organization website URL, if available 
  • Interview estimated time 
  • Purpose of interview 
  • Contact name, organization, email address, and phone number 
  • Nature of your media request (recording, print, podcast, news video, documentary) 
  • Costs associated with the media request (if in person) 
  • For interview requests:
    • Topic of interview 
    • Length of interview 
    • Audience description (size, demographics)

An Office of Indian Energy representative will review your request and contact you. Please note requests will take a few weeks to process, so please plan accordingly. Also, note that a submission does not guarantee that we can accommodate the request; however, we will do our best.