Read this: This article “THE 100% CLUB” by the Sierra Club gives a seldom heard account of solar and wind (renewable) energy use by many large corporations in the US. Evidently it is making lots of sense for these cost adverse giants to invest in alternative energy. For some reason, congress, the people we elect to speak for us and do the right thing don’t see things the same way. Evidently there are players with bigger voices and of course much bigger pockets that seem to cloud their vision. Read this article to maybe sway what you previously thought about the costs of alternative energies.