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A recent "60 Minutes" segment essentially called the cleantech industry a failure, eliciting a flurry of criticisms defending the green technology sector. "Hoping to create innovation and jobs, [President Obama]...
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Full Title: 2011 Cost of Wind Energy Review Author(s): S. Tegen, E. Lantz, M. Hand, B. Maples, A. Smith, and P. Schwabe Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 03/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: 2014 Wind Technologies Market Report Author(s): Ryan Wiser, Mark Bolinger, Galen Barbose, Naïm Darghouth, Ben Hoen, Andrew Mills, Kristina Hamachi LaCommare, Dev Millstein, Dana Hansen, Kevin Porter, Rebecca Widiss, Michael...
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Full Title: 2014-2015 Offshore Wind Technologies Market Report Author(s): Aaron Smith, Tyler Stehly, and Walter Musia Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report provides data and analysis...
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Full Title: 2015 League Tables: Clean Energy & Energy Smart Technologies Author(s): Johnathan Gardiner Publisher(s): Bloomberg New Energy Finance Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) Clean Energy & Energy...
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Full Title: 2015 Strategic Directions: U.S. Electric Industry Report Author(s): Black & Veatch Insights Group Publisher(s): Black & Veatch Insights Group Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Disruptive forces predicted by electric industry pundits...
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Full Title: 25 Recommendations for the Reauthorization of the 2013 America COMPETES Act Author(s): Stephen J. Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson Publisher(s): The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The...
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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: Accelerating the Energy Transition through Innovation Publisher(s): International Renewable Energy Agency Publication Date: 06/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Technological breakthroughs are needed to reduce carbon emissions in the energy sector. Even with...
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Full Title: Across the “Second Valley of Death”: Designing Successful Energy Demonstration Projects Author(s): David M. Hart Publisher(s): Information Technology and Innovation Foundation Publication Date: 07/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Technology demonstration projects pose one...
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Full Title: Advanced Appliance and Equipment Efficiency Standards Policy Brief Author(s): Jennifer Amann & Harvey Sachs Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACCEEE) Publication Date: 07/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Appliance, equipment, and lighting...
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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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Full Title: Advancing Energy Innovation Dialogue in the Midwest Region Author(s): Jeannette Brinch Publisher(s): The Keystone Center Publication Date: 11/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The  Advancing  Energy  Innovation  Regional  Dialogue,  held  on  October  15-­‐16,  2013,  in  Dearborn,  ...
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Full Title: Advancing Technology for America’s Transportation Future Author(s):  Clarence P. Cazalot, Jr., Linda A. Capuano,  Daniel P. Poneman,  David B. Sandalow,  James W. Owens,  Deanne M. Short,  John S. Watson,  S. Shariq...
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The President said in his State of the Union Address, “And nowhere is the promise of innovation greater than in American-made energy.”  He then talked about opening federal land for...
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Full Title: An Assessment of ARPA-E Author(s): National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine; Policy and Global Affairs; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy;...
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Full Title: Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Energy (IoE) Author(s): Sparkcognition Publisher(s): Utility Dive Publication Date: 07/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In the past few years, there has been a lot of buzz surrounding...
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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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Full Title: Beyond Boom and Bust: Putting Clean Tech On a Path To Subsidy Independence Author(s): Mark Muro, Jesse Jenkins, Letha Tawney, Michael Shellenberger, Alex Trembath, and Ted Nordhaus Publisher(s): The Brookings...
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Full Title: Biomass for Heat and Power Technology Brief Author(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publisher(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): More than half of the total global...
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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: Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) in the United States Author(s): Peter Folger Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 07/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Carbon capture and sequestration (or storage)—known as CCS—is a process...
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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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Full Title: Clean Energy Champions: The Importance of State Programs and Policies Author(s): Warren Leon Publisher(s): Clean Energy States Alliance Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The clean energy industry is growing today in...
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Full Title: Clean Energy Future Technical Review Author(s): Spencer Fields, Patrick Luckow, and Tommy Vitolo Publisher(s): Synapse Energy Economics Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Synapse conducted an analysis of the impacts of a...
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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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Whether or not the world has all of the clean energy technologies it needs to dramatically cut greenhouse gas emissions is an important ongoing debate among the climate policy community....
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Senate Energy & Natural Resources Chairman Jeff Bingaman (D-NM) has introduced the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012, which would require electric utilities to derive increasing percentages of their supply...
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Full Title: Climate Pragmatism: Innovation, Resilience, and No Regrets Author(s): By Rob Atkinson, Netra Chhetri, Joshua Freed, Isabel Galiana,  Christopher Green, Steven Hayward, Jesse Jenkins,  Elizabeth Malone, Ted Nordhaus, Roger Pielke...
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Full Title: Combined Heat and Power Demonstration Shows Benefits at Data Center Author(s): Rick Tidball and Steve Simons Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This ICF International "quick take" discusses how...
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In 2011 the Obama Administration put out a challenge to utilities: give customers a way to better access and understand their energy use data. The challenge, and its result the...
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Note: Synopsis from report's executive summary. Creating a Clean Energy Century: Recapturing the Lead in Clean Tech Innovation By Josh Freed, Sam Hodas, Sarah Collins, and Stephanie Praus While the energy market has...
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Full Title: Cut to Invest: Institute a Modest Carbon Tax to Reduce Carbon Emissions, Finance Clean Energy Technology Development, Cut Taxes, and Reduce the Deficit Author(s): Mark Muro and Jonathan Rothwell Publisher(s): The Brookings...
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A recent report from the Bipartisan Policy Center, Energy Innovation at the Department of Defense: Assessing the Opportunities, challenges the assumption that the DoD can function as a be-all-end-all driver...
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Full Title: Distributed Energy Storage: A Case for National and International Collaboration Author(s): Lewis Milford, Seth Mullendore and Todd Olinsky-Paul Publisher(s): Clean Energy Group Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In this concept note,...
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Last week, DOE announced plans to continue its provision of loan guarantees for approved renewable energy projects. The announcement comes seven months after the controversy surrounding the agency’s loan to...
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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: Employment Estimates in the Energy Sector: Concepts, Methods, and Results Author(s): David Solan and Chris Juchau Publisher(s): Energy Policy Institute and Center for Advanced Energy Studies Publication Date: 03/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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ExxonMobil recently released its 2012 Outlook for Energy: A View to 2040, a report forecasting energy trends out for the next several decades. Among the projections highlighted in ExxonMobil’s announcement: “Global...
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Full Title: Financial Innovation Among the Community Wind Sector in the United States Author(s): Mark Bolinger Publisher(s): Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): In the relatively brief history of utility-scale wind generation, the “community...
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Full Title: Forecasting Wind Energy Costs & Cost Drivers Author(s): Ryan Wiser, Karen Jenni, Joachim Seel, Erin Baker, Maureen Hand, Eric Lantz, Aaron Smith Publisher(s): Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Publication Date: 06/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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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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In 2007, US EPA began using renewable identification numbers (RINs) to track fuel producer compliance with the Energy Policy Act of 2005’s Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), which calls for fuel...
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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: Getting The Most Out Of Grid Modernization Author(s): Sonia Aggarwal & Mike O’Boyle Publisher(s): Energy Innovation: Policy & Technology, LLC Publication Date: 02/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The risk vs. reward calculus looks...
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Jesse Jenkins (MIT) and Matthew Stepp (Center for Clean Energy Innovation) are among a number of policy analysts who have called for a “tax and invest” strategy to combat global...
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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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The House Armed Services Committee’s newly proposed 2013 Pentagon budget contains a provision that would prevent the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) from purchasing alternative fuels, largely in the form...
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Full Title: Humanity Unbound: How Fossil Fuels Saved Humanity from Nature and Nature from Humanity Author(s): Indur M. Goklany Publisher(s): Cato Institute Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): For most of its existence, mankind’s...
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Full Title: Geothermal Exploration Policy Mechanisms: Lessons for the United States from International Applications Author(s): Andrea Ashwood and Desikan Bharathan Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 03/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The overall...
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Full Title: Hydropower Technology Brief Author(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publisher(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Hydropower is a mature and relatively simple technology. The potential energy...
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Full Title: Innovation and the Next Generation Utility: Embracing the New Energy Ecosystem Author(s): PA Consulting Publication Date: 2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In this paper, we explain how utilities will be better positioned...
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Full Title:  Innovation Policy for Climate Change: A Report to the Nation Author(s): Consortium for Science, Policy & Outcomes Arizona State University and Clean Air Task Force Publisher(s): Clean Air Task Force Publication...
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Full Title:  Innovation under cap-and-trade programs Author(s): Margaret A. Taylor Publisher(s): Proceedings of the National Academies of Science Publication Date: 3/2012 Language: English Length: 20 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): Policies incentivizing the private...
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Full Title: Introducing the Advanced Nuclear Energy Industry Author(s): Samuel Brinton Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The American energy sector has experienced enormous technological innovation over the past decade in...
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In a study of U.S. carbon capture and storage (CCS) potential published in the Proceedings of the National Academies of Science, researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology found "that...
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Note: Synopsis based on Our Energy Policy Foundation staff review of Congressional committee and office summaries, third party analyses, and media summaries. Synopsis intended solely for the purposes of generating...
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Note: Synopsis based on Our Energy Policy Foundation staff review of Congressional committee and office summaries, third party analyses, and media summaries. Synopsis intended solely for purposes of generating discussion. Greenhouse...
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Full Title: Lean, Mean, and Clean II: Assessing DOD Investments in Clean Energy Innovation Author(s): Megan Nicholson and Matthew Stepp Publisher(s): The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Using ITIF’s Energy Innovation Tracker, this...
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Full Title: Let's Get Serious About CCS Author(s): By Ryan Fitzpatrick and Melissa Carey Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Washington has failed to give carbon capture and storage (CCS) the...
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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: Markets Drive Innovation: Why History Shows that the Clean Power Plan Will Stimulate a Robust Industry Response Author(s): Advanced Energy Economy Publisher(s): Advanced Energy Economy Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On...
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Full Title: Mathematical Sciences Research Challenges for the Next-Generation Electric Grid Author(s): National Academies Press (NAP) Publisher(s): National Academies Press (NAP) Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): If the United States is to sustain...
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The Obama administration recently announced forthcoming standards for methane emissions from new and modified oil and gas production sources, despite saying “voluntary efforts to reduce emissions in a comprehensive and...
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Full Title: Modernizing Minnesota's Grid: An Economic Analysis of Energy Storage Opportunities Author(s): University of Minnesota's Energy Transition Lab, Strategen Consulting, and cVibrant Clean Energy Publisher(s): University of Minnesota's Energy Transition Lab Publication...
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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: NREL Energy Storage Projects: FY2013 Annual Report Author(s): U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publisher(s): U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 07/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The National Renewable Energy Laboratory...
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Full Title: Nuclear Energy Renaissance Set to Move Ahead Without U.S. Author(s): Ingrid Akerlind and Josh Freed Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In early 2014, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...
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Full Title: Options for Mobilizing Clean Energy Finance Author(s): Patrick Falwell Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Studies (C2ES) Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Clean energy and energy efficiency technologies are decreasing in...
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Full Title: Pathways for Innovation Author(s): Courtney Fairbrother, Leia Guccione, Mike Henchen, And Anthony Teixeira Publisher(s): Rocky Mountain Institute Publication Date: 2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The rapid growth of distributed energy resources (DERs) and...
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Note: Synopsis based on OurEnergyPolicy.org review. Synopsis intended solely for purposes of generating discussion. How a Limited and Direct Approach to Energy Innovation Can Deliver Clean, Cheap Energy, Economic Productivity and...
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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: Quadrennial Technology Review: An Assessment of Energy Technologies and Research Opportunities Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The United States is in...
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Full Title: Quality Infrastructure for Renewable Energy Technologies: Guidelines for Policy Makers Author(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publisher(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This guide is part...
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Last week The Economist called attention to growing demand for rare earth minerals, their importance in clean energy technologies, and rising tension over their global supply. Two of these minerals –...
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Full Title: Regulating New Types of Nuclear Reactors Author(s): Samuel Brinton Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In response to climate change, economics, energy demand, and reliability, engineers in more than...
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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: Restoring American Energy Innovation Leadership: Report Card, Challenges, and Opportunities Author(s): American Energy Innovation Council Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): America’s competitive advantage is a tireless dedication to...
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Full Title: Review of the Research Program of the U.S. DRIVE Partnership: Fifth Report (2017) Author(s): National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Publisher(s): National Academies Press Publication Date: 07/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Review of...
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Full Title: Revolution Now: The Future Arrives for Four Clean Energy Technologies Author(s): Dr. Levi Tillemann Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 11/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  For decades, America has anticipated the transformational impact of clean...
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Full Title: Revolution…Now: The Future Arrives for Five Clean Energy Technologies – 2015 Update Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): For decades, America has...
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Full Title: Seven Objectives for Effective and Productive Energy Legislation in 2015 Author(s): Nicolas D. Loris Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Members of the U.S. Senate and the U.S....
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Full Title: Solar Heat for Industrial Processes: Technology Brief Author(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publisher(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Solar thermal systems (STS) offer vast potential...
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Full Title: State & Future of the Power Industry Author(s): Navigant Publisher(s): Pubilc Utilities Fortnightly Publication Date: 07/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): More than 400 participants weighed in on our survey about the future of...
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Full Title:  State of Charge Electric Vehicles’ Global Warming Emissions and Fuel-Cost Savings across the United States Author(s): Don Anair and Amine Mahmassani Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 4/2012 Language: English Length: 64...
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Full Title: Sustainable Materials and Manufacturing for Renewable Energy Technology Development to 2030 Author(s): The National Academies of Sciences Publisher(s): The National Academies Press Publication Date: 09/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The world’s population is...
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Full Title: Sustainable Transportation: Moving People and Goods in Ways that are Cleaner, Greener, Smarter Author(s): U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publisher(s): U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Sustainable, Full-Scope Nuclear Fission Energy at Planetary Scale Author(s): Robert Petroski, and Lowell Wood Publisher(s): Sustainability Publication Date: 11/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: A nuclear fission-based energy system is described that is capable of supplying the energy...
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Earlier this year the U.S. imposed tariffs on Chinese solar products after the U.S. Commerce Department deemed that China provided Chinese solar panel manufacturers unfair subsidies, resulting in artificially low...
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Full Title: Technology Roadmap, Solar Thermal Electricity Author(s): Cédric Philibert Publisher(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This updated roadmap takes into account changes in the energy landscape. It shows that rapid deployment of PV...
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Full Title: The Determinants of  Invention in Electricity  Generation Technologies Author(s): Elisa Lanzi, Ivan Haščič, Nick Johnstone Publisher(s): The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper analyses the...
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Full Title: The Emerging U.S. Methane Mitigation Industry Author(s): Shawn Stokes, Monica La, and Marcy Lowe Publisher(s): Datu Research, LLC Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Historically, many of the companies highlighted in this report have operated...
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Full Title: The Future of Solar Energy: An Interdisciplinary MIT Study Author(s): Reja Amatya, Fikile Brushett , Andrew Campanella, Gökşin Kavlak, Jill Macko, Andrea Maurano, James McNerney, Timothy Osedach, Pablo Rodilla, Amy...
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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 Impact of Three Tax-Reform Proposals on the Financial Performance of Energy Plants Author(s): Jason Burwen Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In recent years, several members of...
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The low cost and abundance of natural gas is rapidly causing utility companies to replace coal plants and aging nuclear power plants with gas-fired power plants. The widespread transition to...
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Full Title: The Power of Innovation: Inventing the Future Author(s)/Publisher(s): American Energy Innovation Council Publication Date: 06/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Innovation has been the predominant driver of U.S. economic growth over the last...
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The last few years have seen advancements in energy technology improvements – particularly in the realm of efficiency, distributed generation, and the smart grid. However, many feel that the deployment...
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Full Title: The renewable energies technology surge: A new techno-economic paradigm in the making? Author(s): John A. Matthews Publisher(s):  Technology Governance and Economic Dynamics Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Despite discussion of a ‘carbon lock-in’ 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: The role of U.S. research and development policy in nuclear power Author(s): George David Banks Publisher(s): R Street Institute Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The U.S. civil nuclear sector faces a...
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Full Title: The Status of World Oil Reserves: Conventional and Unconventional Resources in the Future Supply Mix Author(s): Amy Myers Jaffe, Kennith Medlock III, PhD, and Ronald Soligo Publisher(s): James A. Baker...
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NASA has used thermoelectric energy, or the conversion of waste heat to electricity, for decades to power spacecraft and the Mars Science Laboratory Rover. However, thermoelectric energy has attracted minimal...
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Full Title: This Is Advanced Energy Author(s): Advanced Energy Economy Publisher(s): Advanced Energy Economy Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): EE member companies represent a diverse set of technologies and services that together make...
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Full Title: Tomorrow’s Clean Vehicles, Today (2015) Author(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A Ford F-150 that travels 5 miles further on every gallon...
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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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Transcript: "Energy Innovation and American Competitiveness" Sponsored by OurEnergyPolicy.org and the Congressional Research & Development Caucus 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, March 3, 2011 B340 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, D.C. Opening Remarks: WILLIAM SQUADRON, President, Our...
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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: U.S. Climate Action Under the Clean Air Act Author(s): Claire Langley. Joel Finkelstein, Andres Restrepo, and Joanne Spalding Publisher(s): Climate Advisers and the Sierra Club Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This brief provides...
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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: Water In The Energy Sector: Reducing freshwater use in hydraulic fracturing and thermoelectric power plant cooling Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Publication Date: 09/2015 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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