By Brad Townsend Innovation has played an outsized role in America’s economic health throughout the last century. Over the last fifty years, science, engineering and technology innovation has supported more than half of the economic growth in the United States, while building a web of innovation institutions that can serve as the foundation for American[…]
By Erin Smith Innovation is key to securing America’s security, competitiveness, and prosperity. Breakthroughs in technology have the potential to create entirely new markets and improve the productivity of existing ones, which is why most economists view innovation as a reliable driver of long-term economic growth. Advances in energy technology deserve particular attention because access[…]
The $1 billion fund shows that the private sector is an important partner in the development of clean, affordable, and reliable energy.
Fanning joins a group of America’s leading business executives who came together in 2010 to promote energy innovation.
AEIC commends Sens. Cory Gardner (R-CO) and Gary Peters (D-MI) on the introduction of legislation (S.3084) to reauthorize the America COMPETES Act.
Through passage of their respective energy bills, the House and Senate have taken a number of steps to bolster American energy innovation.
Widespread public sector investment in basic energy technology is critical to complement private investment and drive long-term economic growth in America and globally.
Rep. Randy Hultgren discussed the catalyzing role that smart federal investments, such as our national labs, can have on economic growth.
AEIC commended passage of an amendment by Sens. Dick Durbin and Lamar Alexander to increase funding for the Office of Science by $2.7 billion through fiscal year 2020.
The ability of investments in innovation to drive economic development at home makes innovation a rare opportunity for bipartisanship.