US Energy Innovation Under Threat

Video created by Robert Pleticha Partner on 16-Oct-2017

    President Trump has proposed severe cuts to US government spending on energy research, development and demonstration. If serious cuts are enacted, the pace of innovation will slow, harming the economy, energy security and global environmental quality.

     

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    - Rescue US energy innovation - Nature Energy
    - FY18 R&D Appropriations Dashboard : R&D Budget and Policy Program (AAAS, 2017); http://go.nature.com/2gGrxVJ
    - President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology. Federal Energy R&D for the Challenges of the 21st Century (Executive Office of the President of the United States, Washington DC, 1997); http://go.nature.com/2eGCyWu
    - Greenfieldboyce, N. Trump’s budget slashes climate change funding. The Two-Way (16 March 2017); http://go.nature.com/2j24mth