Responding to a request for input from the House Energy & Commerce Committee, ITIF outlined seven broad principles to underpin comprehensive climate policy; six strategic recommendations to support, encourage, and induce clean energy innovation; and a number of specific ideas to decarbonize the most challenging sectors of the economy.
Energy and Climate
May 18, 2011
Policy must strive to promote government investment in R&D and private sector commercialization.
May 11, 2011
Through a DOE funded program, university and industry researchers developed innovative photovoltaic technology that is making solar energy cheaper.
May 5, 2011
Greenpeace’s recent report criticizing data center energy choices suffers from a fundamental error in logic.
May 4, 2011
All About the Fundamentals: Three Misconceptions of the Heritage Foundation's Deficit/Energy Proposal
A response to the Heritage Foundation's proposal to dismantle the Department of Energy.
May 4, 2011
All About the Fundamentals: Three Misconceptions of the Heritage Foundation’s Deficit/Energy Proposal
ITIF, the Breakthrough Institute, and Americans for Energy Leadership respond to the Heritage Foundation's proposal to dismantle the Department of Energy.
April 29, 2011
Daniel Esty and Michael Porter wildly overstate the innovative effectiveness of a carbon tax in "The New York Times."
April 27, 2011
The proposal includes numerous inconsistencies and inaccuracies.
April 26, 2011
The Heritage Foundation's proposal includes numerous inconsistencies and inaccuracies.
April 21, 2011
ARPA-E has received a limited reprieve from its budget woes, but even that will likely be temporary.
April 15, 2011
ITIF submits public comments in response to the Department of Energy’s Quadrennial Technology Review.