Category Archives: Policy

The 2nd ARPA-E Summit: Same as it ever was?

The second ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit last week was a big dose of déjà vu for me. I had the privilege of attending last year as well, so I’ve gotten a chance to see how this energy R&D conference has … Continue reading

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The miracle of 80% by 2035

President Obama made a pretty bold (and frankly unexpected) statement in the State of the Union address last week: Now, clean energy breakthroughs will only translate into clean energy jobs if businesses know there will be a market for what they’re … Continue reading

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Dear pundits: Energy policy needs an ROI

If only U.S. energy policy were judged by the same economic criteria we use for startups. While most of the time, I use my blog to write about startups in energy and cleantech, I felt the need to address a … Continue reading

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