Posted tagged ‘Van Jones’

Politician’s “Affordable” Ideas, Must Obey Economic Forces.

April 22, 2013
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AFFORDABLE ENERGY?

Market forces are more powerful than the hoped for results of central planners. The most recent example of this is the boom in oil and natural gas production, created by hydraulic fracturing [ fracking],which is taking place on private land in spite of Government policies. Our politicians shut down some Government lands to oil exploration, and made the process of getting permits for exploration on remaining lands more time-consuming [costlier]. They used their power, and our tax dollars, to promote and invest in, “green energy”. Green energy was going to create new jobs and lead (more…)