Last Friday, in an interview with Bill Moyers on PBS, George Soros, who has made billions of dollars based on his ability to read the ebb and flow of markets, suggested that investing in alternative energy technologies, refurbishing aging electricity grids and pursuing household energy efficiency, among other green strategies, could yet save the global economy.
Mr. Soros, whose prescient book "The New Paradigm for Financial Markets: The Credit Crisis of 2008 and What It Means," was published in May, told Moyers that the business of green could serve as the new "motor of the world economy" -- echoing a refrain he has used before.
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