What Happened to All of Those Green Jobs?
Regardless of where you look, promised green jobs are nowhere to be found, despite billions in subsidies and all sorts of regulatory preferences. What went wrong? What lies ahead? What can we learn from this experience? We'll provide the answers.
In 2008, during a debate that helped to vault him to the presidency, Barack Obama declared, "This is not just a challenge, it's an opportunity. Because if we create a new energy economy, we can create 5 million new jobs, easily, here in the United States."