Since BuzzFeed has already captured the market for the dumbest things ever said on Facebook, Twitter and the rest of the internet, we’ll stick to what we know: energy.
We’re a little bit more highbrow here, so we’re certainly not calling the people on our 2014 turkey list “dumb.” Instead, this list recognizes the people, companies and institutions that made decisions or statements over the last year that were widely criticized.
1. 60 Minutes
In January, the television news magazine 60 Minutes aired a segment called “the cleantech crash,” which looked at the numerous troubles venture capitalists faced in the sector.