Amy Myers Jaffe

Articles by Amy Myers Jaffe

Build a National Energy Lab

Apr 30, 2009 By Amy Myers Jaffe

Texas should create a national laboratory specializing in crosscutting technologies in oil and gas finding and drilling, renewable energy, batteries, other electricity storage technologies, smart-grid technology, and carbon-sequestration technology. Houston is the “energy capital,” but it is no longer the center of energy innovation. For Texas to continue to…