Climate-Tech Commercialization

Silicon-based photovoltaic technology is reaching its practical efficiency limits. Perovskite solar cells, which can be fine-tuned to absorb different colors of the solar spectrum, could be a game-changer, offering the tantalizing possibility of more efficient, cheaper solar power.
Climate-Tech Commercialization
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November 17, 2010
ITIF stresses the importance of green innovation in a critique of a new proposal from the Coalition for Green Capital.
October 27, 2010
Rob Atkinson presented at the Rural Smart Grid Summit.
October 19, 2010
ITIF unveils the report "Economic Doctrines and Approaches to Climate Change."
October 19, 2010
ITIF surveys four dominant schools of thought and analyzes how adherents approach policy options for climate change and energy policy.
September 22, 2010
A summary of the May 2010 meeting of innovation economists, social justice activists, and thinkers from the environmental movement.
May 20, 2010
Statement by Rob Atkinson before the Senate Finance Subcommittee on Energy, Natural Resources and Energy.
May 5, 2010
Government officials need to pay attention so the U.S. does not miss out on the economic opportunities in this critical new sector.
March 6, 2010
Going beyond carbon emissions caps, innovation economists are calling for bold public-private partnerships to spur energy research
June 10, 2009
Please join the Brookings Institution, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, and the Breakthrough Institute to discuss the need for a explicit innovation policy to address the challenge of global climate change.
January 7, 2009
This report provides a detailed analysis and estimate of the short-term jobs impacts of using the stimulus package to spur investment in three critical digital networks: broadband, the smart grid and health IT.

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