Even if you totally buy into the climate crisis there are big problems. Russia, India, China etc. will not really ever cut back so anything we do is just feelgood measures that will make us more dependent on China, Russia and mid east oil. Even if you buy in it will hurt us far more than it will help.
It really is another waste of time issue. You will never get consensus on the issue because the far left has become so rabid about it and people get turned off. People the right see it as a way for liberal politicians to funnel money to supporters. Reports about Proterra getting billions in taxpayer money that we will never get back and politicians on both sides getting richer buying stock before the money grab then dumping it before the fall make many of skeptable about the whole thing.
At the time of the tour, Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm held between $1 million and $5 million in stock of the electric vehicle company, The Washington Free Beacon reported, prompting ethics concerns and calls for her divestment. Granholm raked in $1.6 million in profit after selling hundreds of thousands of shares in May 2021
Now the stock has fallen by 85%.