Lorrie Goldstein's latest
Why greens go in the red: How wind turbines and solar panels are making us poorer | Columnists | Opinion | Toronto Sun:
Ever notice how the places that are in the deepest financial trouble — Europe, California in the U.S., Ontario in Canada — are the ones that fell hardest for the myth of green energy?Read the entire article at the Toronto Sun website:
While it would be inaccurate to attribute their mad rush into “renewables” as the sole cause of their fiscal woes — many reckless decisions led to that — it was certainly a contributing factor.
For one thing, wind turbines and solar panels, which only produce energy if massively subsidized by the state, drive up electricity prices, which kills off manufacturing jobs.