March 14, 2013 - Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) is calling on Congress for a new approach to energy innovation -- one that includes better utilizing federal funds for advanced energy technology, products and services.
Malcolm Woolf, AEE senior vice president for policy and government affairs, testified yesterday before the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Energy Science, Space and Technology.
"New energy technologies face a series of structural market barriers to entry. As such, the federal government needs to continue to play a vital role in supporting new energy technologies, products and services," Woolf told the subcommittee. "Just as the Internet economy transformed society in ways we did not expect, the advanced energy economy is creating dramatic new opportunities for economic growth in the United States and around the world." read more>>>