"Kennedy (the CEO of the group organizing the meeting) warns that the US is lagging behind and risks “storing up costs” for the future. “There is action in various states of the US. But at the national level, clearly the US has not got anything like the ambition we have, and I think in the long term that will be to the economic detriment of the US.”
A few days ago Sarge over at One Angry Zebra ask me if the wind energy turbines were all made in China as someone had told him? No, many are made here in part or in total, but, China is now the largest source, and the largest user, which dovetails into the above statement, the US needs to find the ambition to solve it's energy and pollution problems. It is amazing that the former champion of innovation and new technologies seems to be in a competitive coma.