25 Sep '11, 7pm

Why Are Investors So Bearish on Clean Energy?

Why Are Investors So Bearish on Clean Energy?

My answer, simplistic as it may be, is that our leaders in government have investors terrified. I am completely sympathetic to someone with money, looking at the political scene, who says to himself, “Next year, the U.S. could elect a president whose mission is rolling back decades of progress the country has made in protecting its environment. His campaign platform is dismantling the EPA; he’ll spend four years doing his damnedest to remove the last vestiges of regulation, enabling private enterprise to do whatever it wants regardless of the ecological consequences. Let’s see here…. how much money would I be smart to have invested in clean energy when the national interest in this subject goes from “tentative’ to ‘zero?’”

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