The Future of Basic and Applied Energy Research

Policy Analytics Bio-inspired Solar Energy 12.05.2017

Despite an appetite for clean energy transition, the attendant challenge is to make these technologies
successfully competitive compared to traditional carbon-based energy in the long term. Part and parcel
of this challenge is to ensure that basic research in energy harvest, storage and transmission continues
to make quantum leaps. Likewise, the pathways from basic research to the commercial market intimately
involve incentives and partnerships with academia, government and private enterprises.

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