bdub77: Further proof that Obama is destroying this country. What happens when the sun runs out of energy, Obama? HUH? WHAT HAPPENS THEN?
2wolves: I imagine there are fewer cave ins also.
Lsherm: [img844.imageshack.us image 492x369]Two things I don't understand about this: Why is New Jersey installing more solar panels than anyone else, and what is getting Pennsylvania ahead in manufacturing?I realize these are state-by-state numbers, so we aren't dealing with a big picture.
Krymson Tyde: See? Obama IS destroying the coal industry.
Lsherm: Two things I don't understand about this: Why is New Jersey installing more solar panels than anyone else
catpuncher: Now compare the amount of energy the two produce.
scottydoesntknow: "I think I'm developing green lung!"
incrdbil: Thanks for the unjustified attacks on the coal industry, imposing ridiculous standards and economically devastating several regions.Sure, develop soalr power, but there simply is no need to target coal mining for elimination because of moronic luddite enviro-freaks.
studs up: I was believing the math until this from tfa: solar workers outnumber successful actors in Californiabull-farking-shiatbullshiat
studs up: I was believing the math until this from tfa: solar workers outnumber actors in Californiabull-farking-shiatbullshiat
Dow Jones and the Temple of Doom: Do they even mine anymore? I thought they just blew the tops of off mountains are ruined entire forest ecosystems and rural communities?
Lidocaine: I'll stand up and cheer about such stats when my utility bills start trending in a downward direction instead of their current upward climb...
DrPainMD: As soon as the solar power subsidies expire, it will go back to being more coal miners.
b2theory: While I am more of a nuclear guy, this is cool.
12349876: DrPainMD: As soon as the solar power subsidies expire, it will go back to being more coal miners.No, it will just be more natural gas. That's what's hurting coal right now. Nothing else. Just natural gas. As long as that's cheaper to get out of the ground that's what they'll be doing instead of coal.
DrPainMD: As soon as the solar power oil subsidies expire, it will go back to being more coal miners horse and buggies.
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