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American Energy Innovation Council

Investing in Innovation is an American Tradition

Jason Grumet | Posted 11.23.2016 | Green
Jason Grumet

Innovation is the heart of the U.S. economy. Technological progress and entrepreneurial spirit have enabled American global leadership in medicine, aviation, agriculture, biotech, and energy. The energy sector has benefited greatly from smart federal investments in research and development.

Industry Titans Push Energy Innovation

Devon Swezey | Posted 11.15.2011 | Green
Devon Swezey

In a new report, Bill Gates, Chad Holliday and other business leaders argue that government investment in energy innovation is key to realizing a clean energy future.

Are We Investing Enough in Clean Energy?

Andy Mannle | Posted 10.04.2011 | Green
Andy Mannle

There's no doubt that billions of dollars are flowing into the green market from government, private investors, banks and major corporations. The question is -- is it enough?

Green Energy Innovation: Building A National Commitment

James M. Gentile | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James M. Gentile

Clean energy may well be the next economic revolution, and the United States can be at the forefront, if we take full advantage of our nation's streng...

Climate Movement at a Crossroads

Teryn Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Teryn Norris

When future scholars document the history of global warming, one of the watershed years will almost surely be 2010. The upcoming lame-duck session in Congress could be one of the last opportunities for reform before 2013.

A Bipartisan Strategy for Energy Leadership

Teryn Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Teryn Norris

The federal government invests $30 billion per year in health R&D and $80 billion per year in military R&D. Energy receives $3 to $5 billion -- less than our national expenditure on potato chips.