The Orion Project was established last year and it brings together inventors and technologies for renewable, clean, zero energy and other technologies such as anti-gravity.
Check out the current technologies being investigated by the organization:
I stumbled upon this at http://www.disclosureproject.org, an organization dedicated to pressure our government to declassify information related to UFO's and extraterresial technologies to the extent that they can benefit humanity.
Also worth checking out is the Hutchinson's effect (using electromagnetic/radio waves to cause objects to hover and transform.)
Here's a popular video demonstrating the Hutchison's effect:
Obama's current energy plans don't provide any hint of these technologies, posted at http://my.barackobama.com/page/content/newenergy
I hope that Obama dosen't just look at what's been made popular (wind, solar and plants), but look at all that is possible. I would like to see Obama provide recognition, incentives, grants and sponsorship to inventors of new methods for renewable energy.