Wither coal (despite all attempts to the contrary)? What's next?
OCTOBER 18, 2017
That’s why American companies continue to invest in cheap, clean renewable energy. However, as Betz and Partridge lay out, such a strategy is likely to result in investments in labor-reducing, efficiency enhancing technologies, and ultimately reduce the labor-force in these regions. To attract them, lagging regions need to offer a high quality of life and a clean environment.