A demonstrator for clean energy holds up a sign during a rally on Capitol Hill in Washington March 2, 2009. (Reuters, Kevin Lamarque)
Blog Post | Advanced Industries Series
Obama’s energy budget doubles down on innovation
February 10, 2016,
Republican leaders in Congress are unlikely to help enact any of President Obama’s final clean energy budget proposals. Nevertheless, the new budget plan, released yesterday, merits attention if only as a philosophical statement. While every late-term budget is to an extent rhetorical, this one is noteworthy not just for its top-line numbers but for advancing a creative new model for progress.