Spain’s solar push

Spain receives a lot of sunshine, and the streets of Madrid are no exception.

Spain has invested heavily in recent years in green jobs, specifically in the solar sector. It’s something that other countries have considered as a possible antidote to high unemployment. But Spain offers a cautionary tale on how to execute what sounds like a bright idea.

This story aired on NPR’s Morning Edition a couple of weeks ago.

~ by Ari Daniel on August 26, 2011.

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