01 Sep '12, 2pm

Why Do We Hold Renewable Energy to a Different Standard than Fossil Fuels & Nuclear Energy

Why Do We Hold Renewable Energy to a Different Standard than Fossil Fuels & Nuclear Energy

from the venture capital firm DBL Investors, the U.S. coal, oil, gas, and nuclear industries have cumulatively taken in more than $630 billion in tax credits, land grants, R&D programs, and direct investments from the government. That far surpasses the roughly $50 billion in government renewable energy investments (wind, solar PV, solar thermal, geothermal, biofuels) through these same mechanisms over the decades, according to the report.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/09/01/why-do-we-hold-renewa...

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