Is a US High-Speed Railway Economically Feasible?
In the words of the Republican party: NO.
Electric Car Subsidies As Handouts For the Rich
Geez you people are lazy. Since this is an international energy issue, let's turn to... i dunno... the International Energy Agency?
"The IEA analysis has revealed that fossil fuel consumption subsidies amounted to $557 bn in 2008."
Iraq's oil subsidy ALONE was $100 bn (from same summary paper).
What To Do Right As a New Programmer?
I've been working on very well-known projects for many years, and the best advice I can give is to avoid shared mutable state.