Steven Chu

Steven Chu, United States Secretary of Energy
Career Highlights
  • Distinguished scientist and co-winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics (1997)
  • Former Director of the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab & professor of physics & molecular & cellular biology

US Department of Energy Secretary, Steven Chu, discusses the big picture of how the United States uses energy and why innovation in clean technology is key to ‘Winning the Future’.

As United States Secretary of Energy, Dr. Steven Chu is charged with helping implement President Obama’s ambitious agenda to invest in clean energy, reduce our dependence on foreign oil, address the global climate crisis, and create millions of new jobs.

Dr. Chu is a distinguished scientist and co-winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics (1997). He has devoted his recent scientific career to the search for new solutions to our energy challenges and stopping global climate change – a mission he continues with even greater urgency as Secretary of Energy.

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