Dropping the Ball on Energy Innovation: ARPA-E and the 2012 Budget

Matthew Stepp July 13, 2011
July 13, 2011

Energy innovation is taking significant body blows as Congress makes its way through the 2012 budget debate. Vital clean energy innovation programs like ARPA-E are being cut to anemic levels in the name of budget austerity. Unfortunately, ARPA-E and the innovations it is spurring are key to future economic growth and carbon emission reductions.