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On Moving Towards Innovative Solutions to Deploying Clean Energy Technologies

March 7, 2013
| Blogs & Op-eds

Solar energy entrepreneur Jigar Shah took to the site Greentech Media to criticize U.S. energy policy leaders for failing to champion deploying today’s clean energy technologies. Shah’s focus on ways to better deploy competitive clean energy underscores the critical need to re-frame the clean energy debate in terms of innovation and have a healthy discussion on building better policy solutions for deployment that drive innovation and support the growing clean energy industry. Senior Analyst Matthew Stepp discusses one potential area where the Department of Energy can support deployment and innovation: through greater “Sematech” style collaboration with the clean tech industry.