The study quantifies the impact of the Baucus, Camp and Wyden-Coats proposals on the illustrative project economics of different electricity-generation sources.
AEIC hosted the event as part of the organization’s “Partners in Ingenuity” series, an on-going effort to bring together key stakeholders to address challenges facing energy technology R&D.
Why should governments fund basic research? For the same reason that companies tend not to: because it is a public good.
The tragedy is that the riskiest investments in basic science — the first building block of a new energy future — are stalling.
Energy innovation is rising to a priority discussion in the United States, as last week both chambers of Congress acted on legislation that will guide the course of federal science and R&D investments for years to come. The House of Representatives narrowly passed its version of the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act (H.R. 1806), while in the[…]
AEIC member and retired Lockheed Martin CEO Norm Augustine testified before the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources today on the topic of Energy Accountability and Reform Legislation. The following testimony was submitted by Mr. Augustine. TESTIMONY OF NORMAN R. AUGUSTINE BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY and Natural Resources OF THE UNITED STATES Senate[…]
Session One in AEIC’s “Partners in Ingenuity” series WHEN: Thursday, June 11th 2015 03:00 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. WHERE: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC REGISTER NOW Batteries are growing up–literally. Next-generation battery technologies are powering vehicles and connecting directly to the electric grid. As a result, international competition to develop and supply new[…]
In recent years, several members of Congress have proposed comprehensive tax reforms, all of which would affect the cost of electricity. In February 2014, previous House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) released his proposal for comprehensive tax reform. Representative Camp’s proposal followed a set of proposals (here and here) issued as part[…]
The vision of a clean energy future is little better than a mirage without the resources to invest in it.
A robust clean energy industry in the U.S. will foster greater innovation in the field.