Dear Chairmen Cochran and Frelinghuysen and Ranking Members Leahy and Lowey: Over the last decade, energy innovation has transformed our country’s energy story. Dependence and vulnerability have been replaced by abundance and stability. Constructive research and development partnerships between the public and private sectors have been especially important in creating this energy abundance. Federally funded[…]
Innovation has been the predominant driver of U.S. economic growth over the last century. Scientific and technological innovations have produced new industries and the jobs that accompany them, helped maintain the competitiveness of a growing number of companies that rely on technology to succeed, and ultimately made American lives better. Throughout this history, the federal[…]
With support from AEIC, leading executives from business and industry have delivered a letter to congressional appropriators stressing the importance of investments in energy research and development at the Department of Energy to the nation’s future. Despite long standing, bipartisan support for these programs, they are facing increased scrutiny after the president proposed cuts of[…]
WHEN: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET WHERE: Dirksen Senate Office Building Room 430, 2nd Street NE, Washington, DC, 20002 President Trump’s recent budget proposal for fiscal year 2018 has sparked a conversation about the appropriate federal role in supporting the nation’s innovators. As the congressional appropriations process begins in earnest,[…]
Download the full report>>> Innovation has been the predominant driver of U.S. economic growth over the last century. Scientific and technological innovation has given birth to new industries and the jobs that accompany them, helped maintain the competitiveness of a growing number of companies that rely on technology to succeed, and ultimately made American lives[…]
WHEN: Wednesday, April 5, 2017 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET WHERE: Bipartisan Policy Center, 1225 Eye Street NW, Suite 1000, Washington, DC, 20005 Innovation has been the predominant driver of U.S. economic growth over the last century. With smart federal support for research, advanced energy technologies represent another potentially transformative moment for the American[…]
While the private sector plays the dominant role in commercializing new technologies, smart federal investments should seek to address gaps in the innovation process.
AEIC hosted an event to examine the rationale and implications of expanding federal support for energy innovation.
The study quantifies the impact of the Baucus, Camp and Wyden-Coats proposals on the illustrative project economics of different electricity-generation sources.
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[…]