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February 13, 2011

China Getting Rich Off Green Dumbth

China gets a green free pass:
China has always been smart about spotting business opportunities in the West, and is indeed gearing up to sell us all the electric cars and taxpayer-subsidized solar panels and wind turbines we can, or more accurately can’t, use. Because if we’re dumb enough to buy technologies that currently don’t have a prayer of powering a modern economy, they’re certainly smart enough to sell them to us.

Posted by Vanderleun at February 13, 2011 10:09 PM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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Not only that, but if they do get the damn things to work semi-efficiently, China will have a virtual monopoly on certain rare-earths that provide the pixie dust to make them run.

Posted by: Blastineau at February 14, 2011 8:33 AM

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