The State of Energy Storage

In his State of Union speech President Obama called for a year of action. In particular he urged for a “shift to a cleaner energy economy.” The chances that President Obama will be able to legislate major strides towards more clean energy in our current gridlocked Congress are slim. But 2014 might just be the year when we move towards a less energy … [Read more...]

Why America Needs to Stop Arguing about Light Bulbs

Light bulbs sound like an innocent enough topic. And yet, during last week’s Congressional budget debate, light bulbs spawned a ferocious debate.  One side claimed that the government was “coming for your light bulbs” while the other side fought to pour millions into phasing out incandescent bulbs in favor of their more energy-efficient … [Read more...]