Think again. Remember the Solyndra scandal?
Solyndra received a $536 million U.S. Energy Department loan guarantee before going bankrupt.
GREEN SCHEME BRINGS DOWN OREGON GOV...
Criticism had mounted in recent weeks over how Kitzhaber had handed Hayes' roles as an unpaid clean energy and economic policy adviser in his office, and as a consultant paid to promote the same topics. Since Kitzhaber took office in 2011, Hayes had collected at least $213,000 from contracts, records showed.
The widespread fraud goes on and on throughout both science, education and politics.
Green Subsidy Sharks: EU Wants India To Contribute To $100 Billion UN Climate Fund
New paper claims AGW pushed the "Western US toward the driest period in 1,000 years"
However, the tree-ring proxy data in the paper shows that at the end of the record in ~2002, soil moisture of the central plains was considerably above the average of the past millennium, and peaked around ~1930, a relatively warm period in the US. The proxy record also shows many periods of drought during the Little Ice Age and that the 20th century was relatively wet period in comparison to the past millennium.
Edited by Rogerdodger, 14 February 2015 - 10:40 AM.