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By Bob Dole
The industrious island has proved itself worthy of U.S. inclusion
Topic - Robert Gramlich
Despite billions of dollars in federal investment and cheerleading from President Obama, even the most ardent supporters of an energy sector based largely on wind, solar and other renewable sources acknowledge that their dreams have not translated into reality.
It now has manufacturing facilities in 43 states, and the U.S. has gone from producing 25 percent of turbines used domestically to 60 percent in the past several years, said Robert Gramlich, the association's senior vice president of public policy.
As with any other industry, Mr. Gramlich said, some companies will prosper and others, such as Solyndra, will end in failure.