ITIF proposes a solution to consistently fund next-generation clean energy breakthroughs.
Publications: Matthew Stepp
June 25, 2013
To most people outside of the Washington bubble, federal policymakers are stuck in agonizing gridlock and a perpetual debate on cutting the budget.
June 21, 2013
Senior Analysts, Stephen Ezell and Matthew Stepp present on innovation policy at the Center for Clean Air Policy-Europe Task Force.
June 19, 2013
ITIF, Heritage, and CAP propose a set of nonpartisan policy proposals for reforming the National Laboratories.
June 18, 2013
Innovation in the nuclear energy industry could reduce the cost of this carbon-free, base load electricity resource.
June 7, 2013
The Department of Interior recently announced its first auction for offshore wind leases, which highlights the federal government’s well-developed strategy for offshore wind innovation.
June 5, 2013
An efficient, well-oiled energy innovation ecosystem includes and requires federal support across numerous development and technology pathways, which also support each other.
May 17, 2013
Despite recent investments in energy innovation, budget sequestration could potentially cut DOD energy research and procurement programs by 25 percent compared to FY2012 funding levels.
May 15, 2013
The American COMPETES Act strengthens the foundation that the emerging clean energy industry must rely on for present and future growth.
May 8, 2013
The President’s FY2014 budget would create eight new incubator programs at the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.