China’s subsidy-aided rise to dominance in PV manufacturing has driven prices way down, but at the cost of undermining promising alternative technological pathways. Policymakers should adopt measures to sustain greater diversity in PV and similar technologies.
November 29, 2010
The thoughtful and spirited debate between ITIF Clean Energy Analyst Matthew Stepp and the Coalition for Green Capital continues.
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 1, 2010
The Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy, created to spur technological innovation, is about to be given the bureaucratic equivalent of a death sentence.
July 13, 2010
ITIF hosts a panel discussion with Dr. Bill Tomlinson, author of the recently published book "Greening through IT: Information Technology for Environmental Sustainability."
June 22, 2010
Dr. James Miller, Vehicle Technologies Program, US Department of Energy, gave a presentation on R&D for advanced batteries that examined the barriers to innovation in different components of the value chain for advanced batteries.
June 3, 2010
Reauthorizing the American COMPETES Act provides an opportunity for Congress to strengthen U.S. clean energy innovation and competitiveness policies.
September 24, 2009
Privacy controls need to be built into systems like the smart grid, but they are not serious barriers to implementation.
July 20, 2009
Please join ITIF and William Bonvillian, Director of the MIT Washington Office and a former senior adviser in the U.S. Senate, at an event to discuss key finding from his book, Structuring an Energy Technology Revolution.
December 15, 2008
The only way to solve the global warming problem is through support of a dramatically expanded and improved CO2 reduction R&D program.