FEDERAL CLIMATE LEGISLATION SHOULD PROTECT AMERICAN COMPETITIVENESS AND REWARD PAST CLIMATE LEADERSHIP
Earlier this summer, the House of Representatives passed the American Clean Energy and Security (ACES) Act, HR 2454, a massive bill addressing energy efficiency, green energy, and climate change, the latter through a cap-and-trade proposal. The Senate currently is considering S 1733, the American Clean Energy Jobs and American Power Act (ACEJAPA), which is mostly focused on cap-and-trade. Earlier the...
The need for a US – European Union Innovation Dialogue
The leaders of the European Union and the U.S. agreed in April 2007 to establish a Transatlantic Framework for Advancing Transatlantic Integration (the Framework) between the U.S. and the European Union. At the same time they established the Transatlantic Economic Council (TEC) to oversee these efforts and to accelerate progress and guiding work between the annual U.S. – EU summits.The...