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Full Title: 2009 Wind Technologies Market Report Author(s): R. Wiser, M. Bolinger, et al. Publisher(s): USDOE Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Publication Date: 8/2010 Identifier(s): DOE/GO-102010-3107 Language: English Length: 88 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): This report – the fourth in...
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Note: Synopsis based on OurEnergyPolicy.org review of report's executive summary. Synopsis intended solely for purposes of generating discussion. A Business Plan for America's Energy Future By the American Energy Innovation Council In the...
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Full Title: A Vehicle for Change PNGV: An Experiment in Government-Industry Cooperation Author(s): David Trinkle Publisher(s): The RAND Corporation Publication Date: 12/2009 Language: English Length: 378 pages, PDF Full Text: –>ACCESS DOCUMENT<– Description: This research assesses the effectiveness...
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Full Title: Advanced Combustion Engine R&D: Goals, Strategies, and Top Accomplishments Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 3/2009 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Although internal combustion engines have been used for more than a...
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Full Title: Advanced Fuel-Cycle Technologies Hold Promise for Used Fuel Management Program Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Nuclear Energy Institute Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The nuclear energy industry supports research, development and demonstration of improved...
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Full Title: Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-E): Innovations Through the U.S. Department of Energy Author(s): Sam Wurzelmann Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 4/2012 Language: English Length: 16 pages, PDF Full...
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Proponents of algae biofuels have stressed its low environmental impact, reduced greenhouse gas emissions, reduced dependence on foreign oil, and utilization of marginal lands. However, a recent report from the...
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Last week Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), the senior Republican on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, published a blueprint for energy policy, titled “Energy 20/20: A Vision for America’s...
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Full Title: America COMPETES Acts: FY2008-FY2013 Funding Tables Author(s): Heather B. Gonzalez Publisher(s): Congressional Research Sevice Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Major provisions of the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 are set to...
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Full Title: America's Energy Future: Technology and Transformation: Summary Edition Author(s): H. Shapiro (Chair), et al. Publisher(s): National Academy of Sciences Publication Date: 01/2009 Identifier(s): ISBN: 978-0-309-14145-1 Language: English Length: 31 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): This report of the Committee on America’s Energy...
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On April 30th, OurEnergyPolicy.org and The University of Texas at Austin co-hosted “American Perspectives on Energy Efficiency,” a panel discussion about energy efficiency at The National Press Club. The panel...
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Full Title: Assessment and Mapping of the Riverine Hydrokinetic Resource in the Continental United States Author(s): T. Ravens, K. Cunningham, and G. Scott Publisher(s): Electric Power Research Institute Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report describes the...
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Full Title: Back to the Future: Advanced Nuclear Energy and the Battle Against Climate Change Author(s): Josh Freed Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In 2014, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...
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Full Title: Benchmarking Air Emissions of the 100 Largest Electric Power Producers in the United States 2014 Author(s): Christopher E. Van Atten, Amlan Saha, Lea Rutledge, and Lily Hoffman-Andrews Publisher(s):  Bank of America, Calpine, Entergy, Exelon,...
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Note: Synopsis drawn from the report. Synopsis intended solely for the purpose of generating discussion. Blueprint for a Secure Energy Future by the Obama Administration Demand for oil in countries like China and...
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Full Title: Breaking Down Federal Investments in Clean Energy Author(s): Megan Nicholson and Matthew Stepp Publisher(s): The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation Publication Date: 3/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The United States has failed to create...
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In a column for the New York Times titled “There’s Still Hope for the Planet,” columnist David Leonhardt describes why investments in technology – particularly governmental investments in clean tech...
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Full Title: Catalyzing American Ingenuity: The Role of Government in Energy Innovation Author: American Energy Innovation Council Publisher(s): American Energy Innovation Council Publication Date: 5/2012 Language: English Length: 44 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Innovation is the core of america’s economic...
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A recent report from the Congressional Budget Office found that in 2011 federal support for fuel and energy technology development and production was $24 billion. Of this, $20.5 billion, or...
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The high-profile and controversial collapse of Solyndra and Beacon Power has led critics to question the integrity and merit of DOE’s loan guarantee program. Energy Secretary Steven Chu was asked...
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Full Title: Clean Line Energy Partners: Building Transmission To Facilitate Large-Scale Renewable Energy Development Author(s): Clean Line Energy Partners Publisher(s): Advanced Energy Economy Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Clean Line Energy Partners is developing four large...
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Full Title: Cracking the TEAPOT: Technical, Economic, and Achievable Energy Efficiency Potential Studies Author(s): Max Neubauer Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In this report we focus on the development and...
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Full Title: Creating a Clean Energy Century: Recapturing the lead in clean tech innovation Author(s): J. Freed, S. Hodas, S. Collins Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 11/2010 Identifier(s): n/a Language: English Length: 55 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): In 1969—when UCLA...
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Full Title: Critical Materials For Sustainable Energy Applications Author(s): Resnick Institute Publisher(s): Resnick Institute Publication Date: 9/2011 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): This report examines the current and future outlook for critical materials used in sustainable energy applications. These are...
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Full Title: Department of Energy Quadrennial Energy Review Second set of Comments of the Edison Electric Institute Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Edison Electric Institute Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Edison Electric Institute (EEI), on...
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Full Title: Department of Energy Quadrennial Technology Review Framing Document Author(s): S. Koonin, et al. Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 3/2011 Identifier(s): http://energy.gov/QTR, Ref. 2011-5794 Language: English Length:   40 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): The DOE-QTR will provide a context...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] The majority...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] Diesel accounts...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] The use...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] Fusion is...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] Research must...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] An analysis...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] It is...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] Critical policy...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] Substantially increase...
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A study of successful cap-and-trade schemes published in the Proceedings of the National Academies of Science found that cap-and-trade policies – a widely favored tool in climate change mitigation –...
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Full Title: Drilling for Innovation: Funding Clean Energy R&D with Oil and Gas Revenue Author(s): Meghan Nicholson and Matthew Stepp Publisher(s): ITIF Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The United States faces at least two ostensibly contradictory energy challenges....
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Full Title: Drilling Productivity Report: For key tight oil and shale gas regions Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Energy Information Administration Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Drilling Productivity Report uses recent data on...
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Full Title: Economic Impact of Algae Biotechnology Research and Manufacturing Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): SANDAG Service Bureau Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The SANDAG Service Bureau has estimated the economic impact of algae biotechnology research...
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Full Title: Energy Darwinism II, Energy Storage: Game Changer for Utilities, Tech & Commodities Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Citigroup Global Markets Inc. Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Over the last two years Citi has analysed and...
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Full Title: Energy Efficiency Policy: Budget, Electricity Conservation, and Fuel Conservation Issues Author(s): F. Sissine Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service, The Library of Congress Publication Date: 8/2006 Identifier: RL33599 (CRS Web Order Code) Language: English Length: 37...
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Full Title: Energy For the Future Author(s): Spectrum, MIT Publisher(s): Spectrum, MIT Publication Date: 3/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This issue of SPECTRVM celebrates the MIT Energy Initiative’s achievements on the frontiers of energy research, from...
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The New York Times recently published an article outlining the role of energy storage in facilitating increased adoption of renewable energy. The article highlights two companies – SolarReserve and BrightSource...
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Full Title: Energy Storage Opportunities and Challenges, A West Coast Perspective White Paper Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Ecofys Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The purpose of this paper is to provide a concise source for...
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Full Title: Energy: Federal Support for Renewable and Advanced Energy Technologies Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This statement presents highlights from two reports related...
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Full Title: Expert Assessments of Future Photovoltaic Technologies Author(s): Aimee E. Curtright, M. Granger Morgan, David W. Keith Publisher(s): Environmental Science and Technology Publication Date: 11/2008 Language: English Length: 8 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description: Subjective...
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Full Title: Federal Action on Climate Change and Clean Energy Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The past year of extreme...
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Full Title: Federal Financial Incentives to Induce Early Experience Producing Unconventional Liquid Fuels Author(s): Frank Camm, James T. Bartis, Charles J. Bushman Publisher(s): The RAND Corporation Publication Date: 11/2008 Language: English Length: 96 pages, PDF Full...
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Full Title: Fiscal Year 2010: Annual Progress Report for Energy Storage R&D Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 1/2011 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): In 2010, the U.S. continued a slow recovery from the...
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Full Title: Four Policy Principles for Energy Innovation & Climate Change Author(s): n/a Publisher(s): Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes -- Arizona State University Publication Date: 6/2010 Identifier(s): Language: English Length: 12 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): There is now little doubt that...
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Full Title:  Four Policy Principles for Energy Innovation & Climate Change: A Synthesis Author(s): Clean Air Task Force and the Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes at Arizona State University Publisher(s): Clean...
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Full Title: From Threat to Asset—How CHP Can Benefit Utilities Author(s): Anne Hampson and Jessica Rackley Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 7/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Combined heat and power (CHP) is an efficient approach to generating electric...
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Full Title: Future Global Energy Prosperity: The Terawatt Challenge Author:  Richard E. Smalley Publisher(s): MRS Bulletin Publication Date: 6/2005 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Video Presentation: Description (excerpt): Recently, I watched a humorous news segment on CNN about the U.S. election, specifically about...
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Note: Synopsis based on review of draft legislation as well as Congressional committee and media summaries. Synopsis intended solely for purposes of generating discussion. Key Provisions of H.R. 910, the Energy...
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Note: Drawn from report synopses by OurEnergyPolicy.org. Highlights of Major 2010 Energy Innovation Reports A Business Plan for America's Energy Future by the American Energy Innovation Council Released June 2010 Post-Partisan Power by Steven F. Hayward,...
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Full Title: Improving Vehicle Efficiency, Reducing Dependence on Foreign Oil Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 8/2011 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Today, the United States spends about $400 billion each year on imported oil....
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Full Title: Incident light adjustable solar cell by periodic nanolens architecture Author(s): Ju-Hyung Yun, Eunsongyi Lee, Hyeong-Ho Park, Dong-Wook Kim, Wayne A. Anderson, Joondong Kim, Natalia M. Litchinitser, Jinwei Zeng, Junsin Yi, M. Melvin...
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Full Title: Index of U.S. Energy Security Risk: Assessing America's Vulnerabilities in a Global Energy Market Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Chamber of Commerce Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This year’s edition of the Institute...
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Full Title: Key World Energy Statistics Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Key World Energy Statistics from the IEA contains timely, clearly-presented data on the supply, transformation and consumption of all...
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Full Title: Letter Report for the Committee on Prospective Benefits of DOE's Energy Efficiency and Fossil Energy R&D Programs Author(s): National Academy of Sciences Publisher(s): National Academy of Sciences Publication Date: 1/2005 Language: English Length: 15 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): From...
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Full Title: Load Coincidence Study for the Integration of Wind into Tennessee Valley Authority via the Plains and Eastern Clean Line Author(s): AWS Truepower, LLC Publisher(s): Clean Line Energy Partners Publication Date: 6/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Marine and Hydrokinetic Energy Projects Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Department of Energy Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Although the marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) industry is at a relatively early stage of...
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Full Title: Natural Gas for Cars and Trucks: Options and Challenges Author(s): Bill Canis, Robert Pirog and Brent D. Yacobucci Publisher(s): CRS Publication Date: 11/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The increase in domestic supplies of...
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Full Title: New Technology for Old Fuels: Innovation in Oil and Natural Gas Production Assures Future Supplies Author(s): Robert Bryce Publisher(s): Manhattan Institute Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In 2012, U.S. oil production rose by...
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Full Title: Next Wave: Continuous Monitoring and Compliance Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): KPMG Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In this paper, we suggest a framework for developing a continuous project monitoring and compliance program that...
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Full Title: Noble gases identify the mechanisms of fugitive gas contamination in drinking-water wells overlying the Marcellus and Barnett Shales Author(s): Thomas H. Darrah, Avner Vengosh, Robert B. Jackson, Nathaniel R. Warner, and Robert J....
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President Obama sent his requested FY2013 budget to Congress Monday, and requested, among other energy-related items, significant increases to energy R&D, renewable energy investments, and energy efficiency programs. From the...
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Full Title: Optimization of degradation of winery-derived biomass waste by Ascomycetes Author(s): Avinash V. Karpe, David J. Beale, Ian H. Harding, and Enzo A. Palombo Publisher(s): Society of Chemical Industry Publication Date: 7/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Recently, winery...
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Full Title: Options for Reforming the Renewable Fuel Standard Author(s): Scott McKee and Stuart Iler Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In the time since the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS)...
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Full Title: Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle R&D Plan Author(s): E. Wall (Program Manager) Publisher(s):  USDOE, EREE Publication Date: 2/2007 Identifier: n/a Language: English Length: 44 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): FCVT (FreedomCar & Vehicle Technologies Program)...
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Full Title: Prospective Evaluation of Applied Energy Research and Development at DOE  Author(s): National Academy of Sciences Publisher(s): National Academy of Sciences Publication Date: 1/2007 Language: English Length: 234 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): In recent years, federal oversight of public expenditures...
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Full Title: Re-Programming Mobility, The Digital Transformation of Transportation in the United States Author(s): Anthony Townsend Publisher(s): New York University Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): What new technologies and services will have the broadest impact on...
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Full Title: Renewable Energy R&D Funding History: A Comparison with Funding for Nuclear Energy, Fossil Energy, and Energy Efficiency R&D Author(s): Fred Sissine Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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A new report – coauthored by researchers from the Brookings Institute, the World Resources Institute, and the Breakthrough Institute – examines the coming decline in subsidies and tax breaks for...
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Full Title: Research Needs for Fusion-Fission Hybrid Systems Author(s): J. Freidberg (Chair), P. Finck, et al. Publisher(s):  USDOE Publication Date: 10/2009 Identifier(s): Language: English Length: 189 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): The purpose of the workshop...
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Last week, GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney announced his energy platform, which emphasizes the goal of U.S. energy independence through increased offshore drilling, particularly in the mid-Atlantic, an “energy partnership”...
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Full Title: Silicon-core glass fibres as microwire radial-junction solar cells Author(s): F. A. Martinsen, B. K. Smeltzer, M. Nord, T. Hawkins, J. Ballato, and U. J. Gibson Publisher(s): Scientific Reports Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Simulation Controlled Large Scale District Energy Chilled Water SystemOptimization Author(s): John Rauch Publisher(s): Pepco Energy Services Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Pepco Energy Services Midtown Thermal Control Center district energy system in Atlantic...
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Full Title: Small Reactor Development Advances Energy, Environmental Benefits in New Markets Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Nuclear Energy Institute Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Small reactors in scalable facilities can fill a broad spectrum of...
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Full Title: Techno-economic comparison of process technologies for biochemical ethanol production from corn stover Author(s): F. Kazi, J. Fortman, R. Anex, et al. Publisher(s): Fuel Publication Date: 1/2010 Identifier(s):  Fuel 89 (2010) S20–S28 Language: English Length: 9 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): This techno-economic...
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Full Title: The Agile Utility, An Approach to Establishing a Thriving Business in a Changing and Uncertain Environment Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): KPMG Publication Date: 7/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Today’s utility company has never operated in...
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The new Secretary of Energy and MIT physicist, Ernest Moniz, has often cited nuclear power as an important means of developing a low-carbon future for America. Moniz has also advocated...
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Full Title: The Energy Savings of Smart Manufacturing Author(s): Ethan A. Rogers Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Publication Date: 7/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report describes the many components of smart manufacturing and explains how...
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Full Title: The Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Industries: 10 Trends to Watch Author(s): Lisa Jerram, Anissa Dehamna, and Mackinnon Lawrence Publisher(s): Navigant Research Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This white paper looks at some of the major...
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Note: Synopsis drawn from report's executive summary. Synopsis intended solely for purposes of generating discussion. The Future of Natural Gas: An Interdisciplinary MIT Study By the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Energy Initiative Natural...
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Full Title: Update of the MIT 2003 The Future of Nuclear Power Author(s): J. Deutch, C. Forsberg, A. Kadak, et al. Publisher(s): Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MITei) Publication Date: 01/2009 Identifier(s):  n/a Language: English Length: 21 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): The 2003...
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Full Title: The Future of the Utility Industry and the Role of Energy Efficiency Author(s): Steven Nadel and Garrett Herndon Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This study estimates future...
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Full Title: The Future of Transportation Studies: A Comparative Review Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Air Sage Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This brief overview of the leading traditional and newer traffic monitoring technologies outlines how each...
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Full Title: The Hydrogen Economy: Opportunities, Costs, Barriers, and R&D Needs Author(s): National Academy of Sciences Publisher(s): National Academy of Sciences Publication Date: 1/2004 Language: English Length: 257 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The vision of the hydrogen economy is based on...
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Full Title: The Impact of Clean Energy Innovation: Author(s): n/a Publisher(s): Google.org Publication Date: 6/2011 Identifier(s): 4598527_110629 Language: English Length:   28 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): This analysis attempts to estimate the potential impact clean energy innovation could have on the US...
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Full Title:  The Optimal Portfolio of Emissions Abatement and Low-Carbon R&D Depends on the Expected Availability of Negative Emission Technologies Author(s): Derek M. Lemoine, Sabine Fuss, Jana Szolgayova, Michael Obersteiner, Daniel...
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Full Title:  The Role of Abatement, Technology Policies, and Negative Emission Strategies in Achieving Climate Goals Author(s): Derek M. Lemoine, Sabine Fuss, Jana Szolgayova, Michael Obersteiner, Daniel M. Kammen Publisher(s): Energy and...
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The EPA’s proposed Clean Power Plan, meant to reduce carbon by 30% by 2030, is expected to be accomplished through a combination of improving existing power plants, switching to cleaner...
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Full Title: Tools and Objectives for a Sustainable Energy Economy Author(s): Daniel M. Kammen Publisher(s): University of California, Berkeley Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Energy is in the news everyday, discussed and described in many ways, and yet...
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Full Title: Tracking Clean Energy Progress: Energy Technology Perspectives 2012 excerpt as IEA input to the Clean Energy Ministerial Author(s): International Energy Agency Publisher(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 4/2012 Language: English Length: 82 pages,...
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"Jobs, the Energy Sector, and Government" February 16th, 2012 Capitol Hill, Washington, DC   Opening Remarks: WILLIAM SQUADRON, President, OurEnergyPolicy.org Speakers: KENNETH P. GREEN, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute JIGAR SHAH, CEO, Carbon War Room ROBERT H. TOPEL,...
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Full Title: Transforming the Grid from the Distribution System Out, The potential for dynamic distribution systems to create a new energy marketplace Author(s): Bruce Beihoff, Tom Jahns, Robert Lasseter, and Gary Radloff Publisher(s): University of Wisconsin-Madison Publication Date: 7/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Turning The Page: Reimagining the National Labs in the 21st Century Innovation Economy Author(s): Matthew Stepp, Sean Pool, Nick Loris and Jack Spencer Publisher(s): Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, The...
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Note: Synopsis based U.S. DOE summary provided to OurEnergyPolicy.org. Complete text US DOE Mission and Goals The mission of the Department of Energy is to ensure America's security and prosperity by addressing...
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Full Title: U.S. Department of Energy Strategic Plan: May 2011 Author(s): U.S. DOE Publisher(s): U.S. DOE Publication Date: 5/2011 Language: English Length: 60 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description: The U.S. Department of Energy's Strategic Plan for 2011.
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Full Title: Report on U.S. DOE Geothermal Technologies Program’s 2009 Risk Analysis Author(s): K. Young, C. Augustine Publisher(s): USDOE, National Renewable Energy Laboratory Publication Date: 2/2010 Identifier(s): NREL/CP-6A2-47388 Language: English Length:  12 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): he U.S. Department of Energy...
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Full Title: U.S. Energy R&D Architecture: Discreet Roles of Major Innovation Institutions Author(s): Brad Townsend, Associate Director for Energy Innovation and Erin Smith, Policy Analyst Publisher(s): American Energy Innovation Council Publication Date: 03/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: U.S. Government and Nuclear Energy Industry Response to the Fukushima Accident Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Nuclear Energy Institute Publication Date: 10/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The 2011 accident at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station had...
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Full Title: Unleashing the North American Energy Colossus: Hydrocarbons Can Fuel Growth and Prosperity Author(s): Mark P. Mills Publisher(s): Manhattan Institute Publication Date: 7/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The United States, Canada, and Mexico are awash in hydrocarbon...
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Full Title: Utility-Scale Solar 2013: An Empirical Analysis of Project Cost, Performance, and Pricing Trends in the United States Author(s): Mark Bolinger and Samantha Weaver Publisher(s): University of California, Berkeley and United States Department of Energy Publication...
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Please, no more talk of green jobs. Or climate change. Let’s discuss our economic and environmental policies without euphemism, describing current and potential calamity in plain English, like Joe Romm,...
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Despite aggressive requests from the Obama Administration and the Department of Energy’s Office of Science, the House in the most recent appropriations debate made significant efforts to reduce funding for...
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Full Title: Where the Shale Gas Revolution Came From: Government's Role in the Development of Hydraulic Fracturing in Shale Author(s): Alex Trembath, Jesse Jenkins, Ted Nordhaus, and Michael Shellenberger Publisher(s): The Breakthrough Institute Publication Date: 5/2012 Language: English Length: 13 pages, PDF Full...
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For decades many have considered nuclear fusion to be the brass ring of energy technologies, believing that – were it to be successful and commercially viable – it would offer...
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Full Title: Winning the Race 2012: #8 Clean Energy Author(s): The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation Publisher(s): The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Winning the Race 2012 is a...
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