As Joe Kennedy writes for InsideSources, this year’s Nobel Prize winners is economics show how a carbon tax would accelerate significantly the pace of innovation in clean-energy technologies.
Energy and Climate
July 27, 2015
U.S. public investment in clean energy RD&D lags behind Asian competitors, which are already seeing a payoff in both research output and commercial success.
July 13, 2015
Response to the Pope’s Encyclical on Global Warming: Markets and Technology Are the Solution, Not the Problem
The real problem with Pope Francis’ recent encyclical is that, other than love each other and live more simply, it is difficult to know what he would have us do differently, writes Joe Kennedy in Innovation Files.
June 10, 2015
Policy should focus on making clean energy better and more affordable.
June 1, 2015
Carbon prices, subsidies, and mandates will not give us the cost-effective, performance-competitive clean energy we need to address climate change. It will take strategic investment and reforms that spur energy innovation.
May 11, 2015
Carbon targets have failed and it is time for a new climate strategy based on innovation.
April 15, 2015
The $100 Billion Campaign advocates that increased public investments in clean energy innovation must be a key pillar of global climate policy.
March 16, 2015
Join the Center for Clean Energy Innovation to discuss new efforts the DOE is taking to bring job-creating technologies to market.
February 12, 2015
Join us for an informal reception to showcase some of today's leading clean tech innovators.
February 4, 2015
The President’s FY2016 Budget Request, released this week, emphasizes the need to increase investment in energy innovation through key offices and programs at the Department of Energy.
January 26, 2015
Matthew Stepp is moderating a panel titled "Keystone Showdown: The Political, Economic, and Environmental Consequences of the Pipeline Fight."