Commentary like this makes me dizzy with its total lack of bigger picture understanding.
But then again, what else can we expect from narrow-minded vortexes like the Cato Institute?
"Can we be certain that there will eventually be a viable market for solar power or that solar panel manufacturing is in fact characterized by very large economies of scale? No, we can't."
Did we ask questions like this during the Industrial Revolution? No, we didn't. And are we hoping solar power can exclusively take the place of fossil fuels, rather than a mix of energy efficiency and other renewable energies? No, we're not.