In Reply to: The Sun is Setting on Solar posted by Ed Gooding (VA) on July 18, 2017 at 19:08:13:
"Nearly all of these companies were the beneficiaries of huge government startup grants or loan guarantees. The products they made were effectively sold to consumers with a subsidy, to make them more attractive. The customers also had the benefit of some generous feed-in tariff schemes. All that money that was sunk into them has now gone and the specific green industry sector it was expected to create, is pretty much moribund."
Some things just don't make sense (not that this matters to greenies).
Stay tuned for ethanol and windmills.