Obama has made it very clear. Oil subsidies are unnecessary. They were designed to protect the industry producing the commodity when prices dipped below $45 per barrel. So why are we subsidizing it now?
Germany is powered by solar for 20% of their needs. This is a nation that receives less sun than Seattle. If the Republicans win in 2012, look for us to slide even further back in the world in renewables. It will be tragic in so many ways if a corporate clown like Romney wins.