The major limitation on what gene editing might accomplish would seem to be the power of human imagination.
Global Clean Energy Innovation
September 15, 2021
The linchpin of President Biden's strategy to achieve a net-zero electricity grid by 2035 is a national clean electricity performance program, or CEPP, which encourages utilities to produce an increasing amount of power from low-carbon resources.
August 16, 2021
In this series of briefings, ITIF's Center for Clean Energy Innovation provides an introduction. ITIF provides a brief, accessible overview of how each technology works, what progress has been made and what still needs to be done, and what the United States can do to bring it to maturity, so that it can contribute to the transition to net-zero emissions that the world has embarked upon.
August 11, 2021
Advocating no growth or degrowth is not only too simplistic, doing so presents dangerous illusions that divert attention from real, more nuanced solutions to global warming.
June 24, 2021
ITIF hosted a discussion about a recently released report, in partnership with Boston University’s Institute for Sustainable Energy and the Fraunhofer USA Center for Manufacturing Innovation, outlining policy recommendations to integrate the U.S. manufacturing innovation and competitiveness agenda with emerging national climate policies.
June 16, 2021
ITIF hosted an in-depth discussion with members of the Biden Administration about the report, implications for policy, and potential next steps.
May 27, 2021
The world has a long way to go in a short period of time to achieve a net-zero emissions energy system by 2050. The countries gathering next week—including the United States, China, Japan, members of the European Union, and others—must not only fulfill past promises to boost clean energy innovation by increasing their investment, but also refresh the agenda for that investment.
May 14, 2021
Throughout 2021, stories have dominated headlines of a chip, or semiconductor,
May 11, 2021
ITIF hosted a discussion of this prospect, embodied in the proposed Partnerships for Energy Security and Innovation Act, which has won bipartisan, bicameral sponsorship.
May 6, 2021
Numerous federal agencies have non-profit, non-governmental foundations that work with them to advance their missions.
April 23, 2021
Engaging China with climate hat in hand will do nothing to address climate change, and worse, it will reduce the leverage the United States needs to pressure China to dismantle its predatory innovation mercantilist regime, which weakens our economy and national security.