For an analysis with strikingly different conclusions, see
We should be on the lookout for more full-cost accounting studies to post to the list, since this matters a lot.
Dr. Stephen R. Humphrey, Director of Academic Programs,
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From: Bioenergy and Sustainable Technology Society [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Jason Evans
Sent: Monday, March 30, 2009 10:37 AM
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Subject: Recession and renewables
An interesting demonstration of both the risks and great potential
for a move towards renewable energy in the near future.
Here's an article from yesterday's NY Times about the possible
negative impacts of a prolonged recession on renewable energy:
Now compare that analysis to another NY Times article (different
author) from March 6 describing the likelihood of the stimulus
package bringing about a renewables boom:
Jason M. Evans, Ph.D.
Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation
University of Florida
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