With more research and incentives, we can break our dependence on oil with biofuels...instead of subsidizing yesterday’s energy, let’s invest in tomorrow’s...
We’re issuing a challenge. We’re telling America’s scientists and engineers that, if they assemble teams of the best minds in their fields and focus on the hardest problems in clean energy,
we’ll fund the Apollo Projects of our time...
Clean energy technology—an investment
that will strengthen our security, protect our planet, and create countless new jobs for our people.
—President Barack Obama
State of the Union Address
January 25, 2011