‘Green economy’ is a pipe dream



There is one little problem with Mike Weislk’s plea for “a new green economy.” There is no such thing.

While oil maybe dirty, it is the only viable way to run our cars and it employs tens of thousands of American workers. Germany tried a subsidized renewable energy policy. It was touted as “a jobs miracle,” and while failing miserably to produce jobs, it is now considered to have been both massively expensive and devoid of economic or environmental benefits.

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