Archive for April 3rd, 2013

And the Taxpayer-Funded Fossil Fuel Welfare Train Chugs Along…

The real question, of course, should be: why do companies like the "giant" Southern Co. need taxpayer-funded corporate welfare at all? If "clean-coal" plants, or other fossil-fired power facilities, make so much sense economically, shouldn't they be able to compete on a level playing field with alternatives, like solar and wind, without massive subsidies? Apparently not.
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