Much of the effort and budget for energy technology innovation goes towards pushing new technology into the market, where it has to pass through private firms.  The Department of Energy supports and enables private sector innovation in a number of ways.  We look at these mechanisms, especially those that result in a partnership between public and private (and perhaps academic and non-profit) sectors, with the goal of improving the effectiveness of the government’s investment.

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