Clean Energy Initiative

A new worldwide industry is dawning. The global clean energy economy experienced tremendous growth over the past five years–with investment growth of 230 percent since 2005–all the while weathering the recent financial downturn. 

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  • Manufacturing Powers Clean Energy in Ohio

    Ohio has built upon its rich manufacturing legacy to become a leader in the production of wind, solar, and industrial energy efficiency technologies. Until recently, state and federal policies also spurred renewable energy projects throughout Ohio—but uncertainty over the future of these measures is dampening investment. This brief explores the drivers of Ohio’s clean energy economy. Read More

  • Clean Economy Rising

    This collection of policy briefs examines state clean energy economies. The states selected have demonstrated leadership in clean energy policies, installations, and economies, or are at a crossroads in their energy futures. Read More

  • Peter B. Littlewood, Director of Argonne National Laboratory

    Peter B. Littlewood, Ph.D., is director of Argonne National Laboratory near Chicago, one of the nation’s largest science and technology research centers, and a professor of physics at the James Franck Institute at the University of Chicago. Read More

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