The President discusses the labs at
as an example of how American innovation, particularly in infrastructure and energy, can create jobs and win the future for Penn State . Watch the video at http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2011/02/05/weekly-address-winning-future-through-american-innovation?utm_source=020511&utm_medium=intro&utm_campaign=daily. America
"To support American innovation, what my administration is trying to do is not just hand out money. What we’re doing is we’re issuing a challenge. Because right now, some of the most promising innovation is happening in the area of clean energy technology -- technology that is creating jobs, reducing our dependence on foreign oil, and -- something that every young person here cares about -- making sure our planet is a healthier place to live that we can pass on to future generations."