May 9, 2009

Alternative energy now legitimate

When the Mafia start muscling in on an industry, it's a sure sign that the market for the goods or services have hit mainstream.

Over in Sicily, the Mafia have taken a liking to wind farms, asserting their control over permits, interlopers and ownership of the market. I guess that counts as a stamp of approval for alternative energy.

Mafia link to Sicily wind farms probed

1 comment:

  1. That is one plum of a funny observation!

    And it's true, it's completely true. Although one imagines the Sicilian mafia are more "with it" than their American confreres.