Greentech Media's article, "Trump Rode a Wave of Economic Angst. Will He Harness America’s Greatest Economic Opportunity?" uses data collected by AEE to describe advanced energy, which Stephen Lacey says is America's greatest economic opportunity. From the article:
The advanced energy market -- which includes renewable energy, building efficiency, electric vehicles, energy storage and cleantech manufacturing -- is worth $200 billion in the United States. That's worth more than the pharmaceutical industry, and almost worth as much as the consumer electronics industry, according to Advanced Energy Economy.