"Green jobs have become a mantra for many governments, including that of the United States. But few nations are better positioned -- or motivated -- to fuse the fight against recession and global warming than Spain. The country is already a leader in renewable fuels through $30 billion in public support and has been cited by the Obama administration as a model for the creation of a green economy." -- The Washington Post, September 24, 2009.
"Spain unemployment rate hits 20%" -- headline, BBC, April 30, 2010.