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The Business Case for EPA Rulemaking

Susan Lyon and Kate Gordon detail how EPA’s regulations help give businesses the certainty they need to innovate and create jobs.

By Susan Lyon and Kate Gordon | Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Helping America Win the Clean Energy Race

article icon Issue Brief Richard W. Caperton, Kate Gordon, Bracken Hendricks, and Daniel J. Weiss introduce nine key milestones that should shape the design and development of a specific clean energy standard.

By Richard W. Caperton, Kate Gordon, Bracken Hendricks, and Daniel J. Weiss | Monday, February 7, 2011

How to Strengthen U.S. Innovation

play_alt icon Video Kate Gordon discusses how the United States can remain a global innovation leader.

By Kate Gordon | Friday, January 28, 2011

Chopping at the Roots of Innovation

The Republican Study Committee’s recommendations undermine America’s potential clean energy leadership, writes Kate Gordon.

By Kate Gordon | Friday, January 21, 2011

Exceptionally American Competitiveness: Entrepreneurial-Led Economic Growth Defines Our Nation

The federal government boasts the means to foster jobs growth and global economic competitiveness by helping our country’s regional economies grow and prosper, write Sarah Wartell Rosen, Ed Paisley, and Kate Gordon.

By Sarah Rosen Wartell, Ed Paisley, and Kate Gordon | Friday, January 21, 2011

Rising to the Challenge

book_alt2 icon Report No longer the maker of just low-cost consumer goods, China's investments in technology innovation should serve as a warning to the United States.

By Kate Gordon, Susan Lyon, Ed Paisley, and Sean Pool | Friday, January 14, 2011

‘Tis the Season to Manufacture: Why “Made in America” is the Gift that Keeps on Giving

Kate Gordon, Bracken Hendricks, and Lisbeth Kaufman examine the reasons why a strong U.S. advanced manufacturing base is important for jobs and innovation, especially in clean energy.

By Kate Gordon, Bracken Hendricks, and Lisbeth Kaufman | Thursday, December 23, 2010

Congress’ New Chance for Clean Energy

The new Congress can create jobs and end fossil fuel dependence, write Kate Gordon and Jake Caldwell.

By Kate Gordon and Jake Caldwell | Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Generating Clean Energy Jobs

Richard W. Caperton and Kate Gordon demonstrate why renewable energy cash grants are better than the old tax credit system at creating tens of thousands of jobs.

By Richard W. Caperton and Kate Gordon | Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Governing Through a Disaster

Kate Gordon and John Emerson outline three key lessons from the 1994 Northridge Earthquake that can guide the BP response and actions in future disasters.

By Kate Gordon and John Emerson | Friday, August 6, 2010

Breaking the Wall of Climate Opposition

Conservative opposition may have stalled comprehensive energy reform, but the pared down bill still includes important provisions, write Daniel J. Weiss and Kate Gordon.

By Daniel J. Weiss and Kate Gordon | Thursday, July 29, 2010

Fix the Real Problem: End America’s Energy Vulnerability

Bracken Hendricks, Kate Gordon, and Tom Kenworthy outline a framework for addressing the current crisis in the gulf and rebuilding our energy future so that it never happens again.

By Bracken Hendricks, Kate Gordon, and Tom Kenworthy | Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Why We Need to Raise or Eliminate the Oil Spillers’ Liability Cap

CAP Action's Kate Gordon testifies before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on the liability and financial responsibility for oil spills under the OPA.

By Kate Gordon | Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Life After the BP Gulf Gusher

Kate Gordon and Richard Caperton offer a plan for rebuilding the regional economies now being walloped by the BP oil catastrophe.

By Kate Gordon and Richard W. Caperton | Friday, June 4, 2010

Investing in our Clean Energy Economy

The Security in Energy and Manufacturing Act will put Americans back to work, argue Richard W. Caperton, Sima J. Gandhi, and Kate Gordon.

By Richard W. Caperton, Sima J. Gandhi, and Kate Gordon | Friday, May 7, 2010