Publications: Matthew Stepp

November 29, 2012
The selection of the new Secretary of Energy should keep in mind the great strides the department has made and where there is still room for improvement in the next four years.
November 27, 2012
Revenue from expanded oil and natural gas extraction should go towards clean energy innovation.
November 26, 2012
The new administration should to take a hard look at the National Labs and begin implementing reforms to strengthen the GOCO model.
November 16, 2012
Climate policy design—be that a carbon tax or not—matters.
November 9, 2012
We need greater innovation to create electric cars that American consumers will actually want to buy and drive.
November 6, 2012
Clean energy innovation is a goal that either Presidential candidate can support.
November 5, 2012
Writing in the Washington Post, Matt Stepp argues for U.S. climate policy as a vehicle for innovating cheaper and better clean-energy options for all Americans.
November 5, 2012
What Americans would get behind as ‘climate policy’ is an aggressive clean energy innovation strategy aimed at developing cheaper and better technology options.
October 23, 2012
In addition to the standard lack of specifics, the third debate saw unfortunate mention of basic research.
October 22, 2012
Electrifying the transportation system is a promising way of accomplishing this and significant innovations in EVs have already been made, but more is needed less EVs will remain a niche good.