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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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AEIC Praises Breakthrough Energy Ventures

Energy / Press Release December 13, 2016

The $1 billion fund shows that the private sector is an important partner in the development of clean, affordable, and reliable energy.

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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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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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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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Corporate Studs Unite: Behind Energy Investment

Energy / News September 14, 2011

So Bill Gates, superstar venture capitalist John Doerr, GE boss Jeff Immelt , Bank of America chairman Charles Holliday and former Lockheed Martin chairman Norm Augustine walk into a room. And these private sector titans ask for… government help. Seriously….

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Catalyzing American Ingenuity

Energy / Research September 13, 2011

The United States has yet to embark on a clean energy innovation program commensurate with the scale of the national priorities that are at stake.

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A Business Plan for America’s Energy Future

Energy / Research June 10, 2010

America’s current energy system is deficient in ways that cause serious harm to our economy, our national security, and our environment.

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