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What Five Tech Companies Are Doing About Climate Change

Many experts agree that the climate pledges made at COP21 alone will not hold global temperatures below 2˚ C—we also need significant investment in energy technology innovation in order to meet the climate goals. What are the five big tech companies and their founders doing about climate change?

by |March 4, 2016

Federal Dysfunction Continues to Underfund Science and Infrastructure

In a time when the global economy places us in constant competition with other nations, our inability to forge effective public-private partnerships may well be the greatest long-term threat to America’s economic and political power.

by |May 4, 2015