About the Tool

The Energy Zones Mapping Tool is a free online mapping tool to identify potential energy resource areas and energy corridors in the United States.

This web site provides information about the project, background on the energy resources, and details on the data layers used in the tool. There are also links to documents and related links.

See our YouTube Channel for an archive of EZMT webinars and training videos.


Getting Started

Click the Launch Tool button above to start the tool, on the image below to view an introductory video, or use the Help menu at the top of the page for more detailed directions.

Play Introduction Video

We are interested in your feedback. Please email your comments to ezmt@anl.gov.


October 26, 2021
The following mapping layers were added or updated:
• Bedded Salt Formation...

October 10, 2021
The following mapping layers were added:
• Households Without Vehicles

September 30, 2021
The University of Michigan

Partners and Sponsors

This project is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Electricity. The Eastern Interconnection States' Planning Council (EISPC) led the original development, with research support and technical assistance from Argonne National Laboratory, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory.  More >