11 Jul '11, 12pm

13 Clean & Dirty Tech Policy & Politics News Stories: Filed under: Energy News

13 Clean & Dirty Tech Policy & Politics News Stories: Filed under: Energy News

Government has moved society forward on a number of critical fronts by investing in innovation until businesses can profit from doing so. Recently, a study showed that the Human Genome Project cost the government $3.8 billion, which probably sounds like a lot and may sound wasteful to you, but it also found that it “created over 310,000 jobs and drove economic growth of almost $800 billion” — think it was worth it? Cleantech needs the same continued investment that the Human Genome Project had to transform our economy to a clean energy economy — the benefits would be tremendous, but the struggle to convince fossil-fuel-funded politicians to see the light is not an easy one. [

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