Just gonna point out, as a business owner, that folks who actually know how to "grow business" don't take jobs at nonprofits.
They make good cars cheap bc they put their final assembly plants close to the plants that make car parts-- seats, steering columns, brake assemblies, etc.
Guess what state's got no auto manufacturing base, didn't realize that mattered, & still tried to buy Toyota's love with $1.6B in tax breaks? NORTH CAROLINA
If the NC business development community knew fuck-all about manufacturing, they never would've wasted time on this bid. But they did.
For what? There are 2 industries that live & die on cheap gas. Oil refining and metal smelting.
Guess what y'all. We don't even have oilfields or metal mines. Pipe dream.
Meanwhile, battery-backed solar & wind make cheaper electricity than gas does.
These pipelines have nothing to add to our state's economy.
You know what? Those investors just made a bad business decision. And they can go file for bankruptcy over it like the rest of us.