The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, Colorado is itself a pork-barrel government funded operation (in Democrat Congressman Perlmutter’s district, I believe)…..Formerly the Solar Energy Research Institute……I am surprised that they would publish such a report as this…..click here or image below for the full report. Click here for news coverage.
Through the Obama Stimulus grant program, $9 billion was spent to, in the end, establish 910 jobs that will last. Those jobs cost, in the end, about $9.8 million to create.
Combined the direct and indirect jobs (910 + 4,600 = 5,510) cost, on average, about $1.63 million each to produce.