Publications: Matthew Stepp
June 19, 2013
ITIF, the Heritage Foundation, and the Center for American Progress, propose a set of nonpartisan policy proposals for reforming the National Laboratories.
June 18, 2013
Potential nuclear paths for reducing climate-warming carbon emissions in the U.S. (and potentially the world) are being slowly introduced.
June 7, 2013
The Department of Interior recently announced its first auction for offshore wind leases, which highlights the federal government’s well-developed strategy for offshore wind innovation.
June 5, 2013
An efficient, well-oiled energy innovation ecosystem includes and requires federal support across numerous development and technology pathways, which also support each other.
May 17, 2013
Despite recent investments in energy innovation, budget sequestration could potentially cut DOD energy research and procurement programs by 25 percent compared to FY2012 funding levels.
May 15, 2013
The American COMPETES Act strengthens the foundation that the emerging clean energy industry must rely on for present and future growth.
May 8, 2013
The President’s FY2014 budget would create eight new incubator programs at the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.
April 26, 2013
Columnist Tom Friedman presents an interesting example of support for both climate policy and innovation with constant support for a carbon tax.
April 19, 2013
We must transform and reinvest in our international agricultural innovation ecosystem to produce more productive, resilient crops for a hungrier and warmer world.
April 18, 2013
A reflection on the book "Climate Change Policy Failures" and how to best move climate policy forward.