http://www.itif.org/issues/14 en U.S.-China Solar Trade Dispute: Short-term Profit vs. Long-term Viability http://www.itif.org/publications/us-china-solar-trade-dispute-short-term-profit-vs-long-term-viability <div> </div> <div> China’s solar trade policy hampers the clean energy economy and energy innovation. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/us-china-solar-trade-dispute-short-term-profit-vs-long-term-viability#comments Energy & Climate Blogs & Op-eds Thu, 24 Jul 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5897 at http://www.itif.org CCEI Commends Passage of National Lab Reform Legislation http://www.itif.org/pressrelease/ccei-commends-passage-national-lab-reform-legislation Energy & Climate Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5892 at http://www.itif.org CCEI Praises Bipartisan Bill to Reform DOE Labs http://www.itif.org/pressrelease/ccei-praises-bipartisan-bill-reform-doe-labs Press Releases Energy & Climate Science and R&D Wed, 16 Jul 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5875 at http://www.itif.org Climate Change Solution: Scrap Subsidies, Fund Innovation http://www.itif.org/publications/climate-change-solution-scrap-subsidies-fund-innovation <div> </div> <div> Current climate policy will not lead to the global emission reductions we need. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/climate-change-solution-scrap-subsidies-fund-innovation#comments Energy & Climate Blogs & Op-eds Thu, 10 Jul 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5862 at http://www.itif.org Want More Stringent EPA Carbon Caps? We Need Innovation Policy http://www.itif.org/publications/want-more-stringent-epa-carbon-caps-we-need-innovation-policy <div> </div> <div> Tougher emissions regulations should be paired with comprehensive energy innovation strategy. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/want-more-stringent-epa-carbon-caps-we-need-innovation-policy#comments Energy & Climate Blogs & Op-eds Wed, 18 Jun 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5798 at http://www.itif.org Carbon Pricing Won't Solve Climate Change. Innovation Will. http://www.itif.org/publications/carbon-pricing-wont-solve-climate-change-innovation-will <div> </div> <div> Instead of putting a price on carbon, governments should enhance funding for R&amp;D and projects that lower clean energy costs. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/carbon-pricing-wont-solve-climate-change-innovation-will#comments Energy & Climate Blogs & Op-eds Fri, 13 Jun 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5756 at http://www.itif.org Barriers to U.S. Global Clean Energy Leadership http://www.itif.org/publications/barriers-us-global-clean-energy-leadership <div> </div> <div> Matthew Stepp testifies before the United States House Natural Resources Committee Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/barriers-us-global-clean-energy-leadership#comments Energy & Climate Testimony and Filings Thu, 12 Jun 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5750 at http://www.itif.org Pittsburgh’s Path to Recovery http://www.itif.org/publications/pittsburgh-s-path-recovery <div> </div> <div> Pittsburgh is now one of America’s leading centers of regional innovation. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/pittsburgh-s-path-recovery#comments Energy & Climate State and Local Blogs & Op-eds Thu, 05 Jun 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5733 at http://www.itif.org Beyond Paris: The Energy Collective 5 Part Series http://www.itif.org/publications/beyond-paris-energy-collective-5-part-series <div> </div> <div> In a 5-Part series, Matthew Stepp and Amanda Kibbe walk readers through the 2014 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change reports. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/beyond-paris-energy-collective-5-part-series#comments Energy & Climate Blogs & Op-eds Wed, 04 Jun 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5721 at http://www.itif.org Clean Energy Poised for Market Domination or More Innovation Needed? http://www.itif.org/publications/clean-energy-poised-market-domination-or-more-innovation-needed <div> </div> <div> To truly be implemented globally clean energy needs to be cheaper than fossil fuels without subsidies. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/clean-energy-poised-market-domination-or-more-innovation-needed#comments Energy & Climate Blogs & Op-eds Fri, 30 May 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5714 at http://www.itif.org Beyond 2015: An Innovation-Based Framework For Global Climate Policy http://www.itif.org/publications/beyond-2015-innovation-based-framework-global-climate-policy <div> </div> <div> CCEI proposes a new global framework for addressing climate change with clean energy innovation. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/beyond-2015-innovation-based-framework-global-climate-policy#comments Energy & Climate Reports Tue, 27 May 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5682 at http://www.itif.org A Fundamentally New Approach to International Climate Policy http://www.itif.org/pressrelease/fundamentally-new-approach-international-climate-policy Energy & Climate Tue, 27 May 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5685 at http://www.itif.org Conversation on Energy: How the Internet of Things Can Build Sustainable 21st Century Communities http://www.itif.org/publications/conversation-energy-how-internet-things-can-build-sustainable-21st-century-communities <div> </div> <div> Daniel Castro will discuss the use of the IoT to promote sustainable communities. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/conversation-energy-how-internet-things-can-build-sustainable-21st-century-communities#comments Data Innovation Energy & Climate Presentations Tue, 15 Apr 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5541 at http://www.itif.org Accelerating Sustainability: Maximizing the Benefits of Connected Cars http://www.itif.org/pressrelease/accelerating-sustainability-maximizing-benefits-connected-cars Press Releases Energy & Climate Transportation Wed, 30 Apr 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5593 at http://www.itif.org Spurring a Manufacturing Renaissance: Increasing Competitiveness through Energy Efficiency http://www.itif.org/publications/spurring-manufacturing-renaissance-increasing-competitiveness-through-energy-efficiency <div> </div> <div> Investing in energy efficiency is good for the economy as well as the environment. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/spurring-manufacturing-renaissance-increasing-competitiveness-through-energy-efficiency#comments Energy & Climate Manufacturing Blogs & Op-eds Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5556 at http://www.itif.org Characterizing Energy Access, Climate Change, and Innovation http://www.itif.org/publications/characterizing-energy-access-climate-change-and-innovation <div> </div> <div> Energy innovation has largely been left out of the debate over OPIC’s role in financing energy access projects in developing countries. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/characterizing-energy-access-climate-change-and-innovation#comments Energy & Climate Blogs & Op-eds Thu, 27 Mar 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5480 at http://www.itif.org Millennials Re-Envisioning Environmentalism and Climate Policy http://www.itif.org/publications/millennials-re-envisioning-environmentalism-and-climate-policy <div> </div> <div> Millennials are leveraging innovation and entrepreneurship as the core pillars of their approach to environmentalism and climate policy. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/millennials-re-envisioning-environmentalism-and-climate-policy#comments Energy & Climate Blogs & Op-eds Thu, 27 Mar 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5482 at http://www.itif.org Re-imaging the National Labs Presentation at DOE Technology Transfer Working Group http://www.itif.org/publications/re-imaging-national-labs-presentation-doe-technology-transfer-working-group <div> </div> <div> Matthew Stepp participated in a panel at the DOE National Laboratories at the annual Technology Transfer Working Group. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/re-imaging-national-labs-presentation-doe-technology-transfer-working-group#comments Energy & Climate Presentations Thu, 27 Mar 2014 04:00:00 +0000 akey 5491 at http://www.itif.org ITIF Launches Center for Clean Energy Innovation http://www.itif.org/pressrelease/itif-launches-center-clean-energy-innovation <p>ITIF's new affiliate research center seeks to better educate state, national and international policymakers regarding the importance of energy innovation in addressing climate change.</p> Press Releases Energy & Climate Thu, 27 Feb 2014 05:00:00 +0000 akey 5397 at http://www.itif.org Simplifying the Energy Tax Code http://www.itif.org/publications/simplifying-energy-tax-code <div> </div> <div> Energy tax reform must focus on innovation. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/simplifying-energy-tax-code#comments Energy & Climate Blogs & Op-eds Fri, 14 Feb 2014 05:00:00 +0000 akey 5378 at http://www.itif.org Time to Make Abrupt Climate Change and Earth Observation a Policy Priority http://www.itif.org/publications/time-make-abrupt-climate-change-and-earth-observation-policy-priority <div> </div> <div> The proposed Abrupt Change Early Warning System (ACEWS) is an important climate policy the world needs to rapidly adopt. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/time-make-abrupt-climate-change-and-earth-observation-policy-priority#comments Energy & Climate Blogs & Op-eds Wed, 15 Jan 2014 05:00:00 +0000 akey 5282 at http://www.itif.org 60 Minutes’ of Epic Fail and the Real Energy Policy Debates CBS Missed http://www.itif.org/publications/60-minutes-epic-fail-and-real-energy-policy-debates-cbs-missed <div> </div> <div> 60 Minute’s piece on the “Clean Energy Crash” was misguided and harmful to the policy debate. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/60-minutes-epic-fail-and-real-energy-policy-debates-cbs-missed#comments Energy & Climate Blogs & Op-eds Thu, 09 Jan 2014 05:00:00 +0000 akey 5281 at http://www.itif.org Overhaul the Energy Tax-Credit System http://www.itif.org/publications/overhaul-energy-tax-credit-system <div> </div> <div> Matthew Stepp argues existing clean energy tax credit no longer support innovation and should be replaced by an Energy Innovation and Manufacturing Tax Credit. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/overhaul-energy-tax-credit-system#comments Energy & Climate Blogs & Op-eds Thu, 09 Jan 2014 05:00:00 +0000 akey 5267 at http://www.itif.org Innovation, Technology Transfer & Commercialization http://www.itif.org/publications/innovation-technology-transfer-commercialization <div> </div> <div> This panel discussion investigated methods for speeding the path from research to market. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/innovation-technology-transfer-commercialization#comments Energy & Climate Presentations Tue, 10 Dec 2013 05:00:00 +0000 akey 5201 at http://www.itif.org The Logic Chain to an Effective Global Clean Energy Policy http://www.itif.org/publications/logic-chain-effective-global-clean-energy-policy <div> </div> <div> ITIF presents a logic chain of nine steps for addressing global climate change through innovation. </div> http://www.itif.org/publications/logic-chain-effective-global-clean-energy-policy#comments Energy & Climate Reports Fri, 22 Nov 2013 05:00:00 +0000 akey 5166 at http://www.itif.org