Innovation and Technology

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Bartlett Cleland

Executive Director, LAMP
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Meghan Bishop

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Veronika Velch

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November 23, 2019
Inaugural LAMP Forum Convenes State Lawmakers For Energy Policy Exchange

Lawmakers representing different political parties and states gathered for the inaugural LAMP Forum in Los Angeles, California. This event featured three days of engaging dialogue between state policymakers and a diverse group of experts on the topic of energy innovation.

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November 12, 2019
2020 Could Be A “Year To Remember” For Offshore Wind Energy

States along the U.S. East Coast are building offshore wind turbines as a renewable energy source. Our co-founder and CEO, Sarah Hunt, together with Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions' Charles Hernick, recently published an article about the potential for offshore wind and why the regulators ought to act promptly to encourage its development.

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October 30, 2019
How Do We Balance Security and Privacy in a World of Facial Recognition?

California’s Governor Newsom recently signed into law a state-wide ban on the use of facial recognition surveillance by law enforcement agencies. Our Bartlett Cleland explains in new article why this is a “decisive move” for individual privacy, but warns that the appropriate use of this technology is complicated.

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