24 Aug '11, 8pm

Taking 'Green Scissors' to Gov't Spending Could Save US $380B | Business | GreenBiz.com

Taking 'Green Scissors' to Gov't Spending Could Save US $380B | Business | GreenBiz.com

If you're in the ethanol industry, look out. Counting on government support for new coal or natural gas technologies? Head for the hills. In fact, if your industry profits from the production or use of fossil fuels at all, it's time to take cover. A 16-year old coalition made up of progressive environmentalists and conservative small-government advocates today released the latest edition of an annual report that lays out how government cuts to subsidies, tax credits and expenditures can result in major economic and environmental savings. The 2011 Green Scissors report , published by an unlikely aggregation of advocacy groups -- the progressive environmentalist organization Friends of the Earth, the deficit hawks in Taxpayers for Common Sense, consumer watchdog Public Citizen, and conservative free-market think tank The Heartland Institute -- identifies $380 billion in pote...

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