Solar Won’t Revive the Auto Industry Anytime Soon
BNet, Energy, 23 October 2009
It’s a heartwarming story: A solar manufacturer needs metal and glass work done. An auto parts manufacturer, preparing to lay off thousands of workers, hears about it and bids on the work. A few months later, the factory is running at full tilt, but instead of CO2-producing automobiles it’s pumping out CO2-saving solar equipment.