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AEIC: A Conversation with Christopher Guith

Energy / Podcast March 20, 2018

Christopher Guith of the U.S. Chamber’s Global Energy Institute sat down with BPC’s Brad Townsend to talk competitiveness and technology innovation.

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AEIC: U.S. Must Boost, Not Cut, Energy R&D Investment

Energy / Press Release February 13, 2018

American Energy Innovation Council Staff Director Brad Townsend issued the following statement today in response to President Trump’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2019.

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What’s So Special About ARPA-E?

Brad Townsend / Blog November 14, 2017

It’s clear that ARPA-E’s unique approach is filling an important gap in the energy technology development cycle.

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Podcast: AEIC Welcomes New Principals

Energy / Page October 25, 2017

Brad Townsend and the AEIC’s newest principals, Dr. Wanda Austin and Jay Faison, discuss the role of federal government in driving energy innovation.

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Austin, Faison Join American Energy Innovation Council

Energy / Press Release October 24, 2017

Dr. Wanda Austin and Jay Faison have joined the American Energy Innovation Council.

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The Effectiveness of Laboratory-Directed Research and Development

Energy / Blog August 16, 2017

Expanding the LDRD program would be an important step toward restoring some of the flexibility and autonomy of the national labs.

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Inventing the Future: Recapping Our Panel Conversation

Energy / Blog June 27, 2017

On June 20, 2017, the American Energy Innovation Council (AEIC) hosted an event on Capitol Hill to release their latest report, “The Power of Innovation: Inventing the Future.”

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New Recommendations on Federal Energy R&D Funding

Energy / Press Release June 20, 2017

We are in an increasingly competitive race with China and other nations when it comes to developing next-generation energy technologies

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The Power of Innovation: Inventing the Future

Energy / Research June 20, 2017

Advanced energy technologies represent a multitrilliondollar opportunity for American businesses and workers.

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The Power of Innovation: Inventing the Future

Energy / Page June 14, 2017

Innovation has been the predominant driver of U.S. economic growth over the last century.[1] Scientific and technological innovations have produced new industries and the jobs that accompany them, helped maintain the competitiveness of a growing number of companies that rely…

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