Lorenzo Colantoni is a researcher at IAI. He works as a freelance journalist and consultant, specialized on energy and environment, particularly in European policies. Lorenzo is collaborating with the Institute and its Energy Union Watch project based off of the recent initiative established by the European Commission. He has worked with the geopolitical magazine Limes, particularly for the coordination of the October 2014 issue on the UK and Scottish separatism. He has been writing for the Espresso Online, the European Energy Review and the Energy Post, just to name a few outlets. He has previously worked for CEPS in Brussels in the energy sector, and also for the European Commission (DG DEVCO) on natural resources and food security.