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The Economic Opportunities of Federal Energy R&D

Erin Smith / Blog April 12, 2017

Our collective energy challenges present enormous opportunities to create new and good paying jobs while enhancing our security.

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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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Partners in Ingenuity: The Power of Innovation

Energy / April 5, 2017 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

With smart federal support for research, advanced energy technologies represent another potentially transformative moment for the American economy.

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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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How Short-Termism Impacts R&D Investments

Erin Smith / Blog June 7, 2016

The increasing shift toward short-termism in corporate R&D makes federal investments in early stage and high-risk research more important than ever.

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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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Tuesday: AEIC’s Augustine to Testify Before Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Energy / Press Release June 5, 2015

The hearing will address a range of energy reform legislation, including reauthorization and reform of the America COMPETES Act, originally passed in 2007.

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Getting Back on Track: The America COMPETES Reauthorization Act

Jason Burwen / Blog May 26, 2015

Energy innovation is a rising priority in the U.S., as Congress acted on legislation that will guide federal science and R&D investments for years to come.

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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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