Would already have been the world learning from us if we hadn't let the special interests block the growth of a new industry some forty years back that we had already innovating, alternative energy sources from the sun, at roughly the same time we started shipping those innovative trades offshore!!
09/04/13 - Sweden could serve as a model for the United States as a nation that fosters energy innovation while simultaneously combating climate change, President Obama said Wednesday in Stockholm.
Obama said he and Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt discussed developing a partnership on clean energy, adding that it would benefit the U.S. to emulate Sweden on the energy front.
“Sweden is obviously an extraordinary leader when it comes to tackling climate change and increasing energy efficiency, and developing new technologies. And the goal of achieving a carbon-neutral economy is remarkable, and Sweden is well on its way. We deeply respect and admire that and think we can learn from it,” Obama said. read more>>>