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New DOE Agency Sparks an Energetic Debate

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Science  10 Aug 2007:
Vol. 317, Issue 5839, pp. 737
DOI: 10.1126/science.317.5839.737a

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Last week, as part of a mammoth innovation bill (see related story), Congress created the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy that would, as the legislation explains, identify and fund "transformational technological advances that industry by itself is not likely to undertake."