Originally Posted by kgfly
Then to be fair, remove the immense subsidies that go to agriculture, oil and coal and see how the economic assessment works out for renewable energy and electric vehicles.
There is no such thing as the 'free market', it is a theoretical fiction even in the US.
While you're at it, add public transportation to the list as well. There wouldn't be much, if any, public transportation in the US without government subsidies.