As David Hart and Spencer Nelson of ClearPath write for Utility Dive, American leadership is essential to bend the curve of carbon pollution downward toward zero. A U.S.-powered international initiative to accelerate progress on a technology essential to that push — long-duration energy storage — would demonstrate that leadership.
Energy and Climate
December 15, 2010
ITIF and other leading policy think tanks host a day-long conference to ask the hard questions about energy technology policy and innovation in America.
December 14, 2010
America is built around innovation. Everywhere that is, except in energy. It’s time to change that.
December 8, 2010
A new analysis of where clean energy technologies are being invented provides a "gut check" of where the U.S. ranks and what other countries are doing to leapfrog forward.
November 29, 2010
The thoughtful and spirited debate between ITIF Clean Energy Analyst Matthew Stepp and the Coalition for Green Capital continues.
November 19, 2010
As climate advocates hope that UN climate negotiators in Cancun can avoid a "race to the bottom," they should also remember the "race to the top."
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.
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.