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Norman Augustine and Chad Holliday: Who Will Spur the Next Energy Revolution? Not Private Industry

Energy / News April 16, 2018

Innovation is the key to U.S. energy competitiveness, to keeping America’s energy economy humming, and to making sure our best days are ahead.

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The Power of Innovation

Energy / Research April 5, 2017

Access to reliable, affordable energy has such a profoundly positive impact on people’s lives as to nearly defy calculation.

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Southern Company CEO Fanning Joins American Energy Innovation Council

Energy / Press Release September 13, 2016

Fanning joins a group of America’s leading business executives who came together in 2010 to promote energy innovation.

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Business Leaders Encouraged by Growing Support for Funding Energy Tech Breakthroughs

Energy / Press Release June 1, 2016

Widespread public sector investment in basic energy technology is critical to complement private investment and drive long-term economic growth in America and globally.

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AEIC Commends Sen. Alexander's Leadership on Energy Innovation Investments

Energy / Press Release May 21, 2015

The America COMPETES Act enhances U.S. competitiveness in energy, science, and technology by sustaining public investments in R&D.

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BPC’s American Energy Innovation Council Releases Recommendations

Jason Burwen, Stuart Iler / Blog February 24, 2015

Public investment in energy RD&D remains less than one-half of one percent of the annual nationwide energy bill.

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Top Business and Tech Leaders Urge Greater U.S. Commitment to Energy RD&D

Energy / Press Release February 24, 2015

The American Energy Innovation Council released a new study showing that U.S. government and private investment in energy technology breakthroughs has stagnated in recent years.

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Restoring American Energy Innovation Leadership

Energy / Research February 23, 2015

The provision of safe, clean, affordable, and sustainable energy is one of the foremost tests America faces—and the current innovation investment is simply not up to the task.

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Govt. Role in Energy R&D Is Key Amid Challenging Times

Margot Anderson / Blog December 5, 2014

Yet again, Congress appears poised to pass a retroactive, one-year extension of the clean energy and research & development tax credits. But retroactive short-term extensions and underfunded R&D programs will not meet America’s energy challenges, or deliver on the remarkable…

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Driving Resources into Energy Innovation

Energy / July 23, 2014 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET

Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz joined experts, business leaders, academics and policymakers for a BPC forum on the state of American energy innovation.

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