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examiner.com
Possible cabinet prospects for President Donald TrumpA good example was the government-funded $500 million dollar investment in the
Possible cabinet prospects for President Donald Trump
examiner.com / Posted 17 hours ago
A good example was the government-funded $500 million dollar investment in the questionable Silicon Valley solar company, Solyndra. Soon after its taxpayer funding, the company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. To add insult to injury, China bought... Read more
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Market Watch
Barack Obama is a venture capitalist extraordinairestimulus and related bills as a giant, energy-focused VC fund. Like any fund, i
Barack Obama is a venture capitalist extraordinaire
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
stimulus and related bills as a giant, energy-focused VC fund. Like any fund, it had misses, including solar-panel maker Solyndra’s default on a stimulus-funded loan. But it also funded Tesla Motors’ TSLA, -1.81% first factory, plants where Ford... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
A 1970s replaysupply of fuel--and start a Synthetic Fuels Corporation that would produce a re
A 1970s replay
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
supply of fuel--and start a Synthetic Fuels Corporation that would produce a replacement for dirty old oil. Just as Solyndra was going to save the country from bankruptcy--before it went bankrupt itself. If there is a better example of why... Read more
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The Hill
Ernest Moniz quietly takes key role for Obamasurrounding Energy Department loan programs and the $536 million loan guarantee
Ernest Moniz quietly takes key role for Obama
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
surrounding Energy Department loan programs and the $536 million loan guarantee given to solar power technology company Solyndra Corp., which went bankrupt in 2011. The interview has been edited for clarity, style and length. Why are you so... Read more
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The Mercury News
SV150: Clean tech gains influence but struggles for profitinvested heavily in its manufacturing plant. Kallo said the industry has to ov
SV150: Clean tech gains influence but struggles for profit
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
invested heavily in its manufacturing plant. Kallo said the industry has to overcome its high-profile failures, including Solyndra, the solar film manufacturer that failed despite government loan guarantees, and SunEdison, the ailing solar... Read more
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Silicon Valley
SV150: Clean tech gains influence but struggles for profitinvested heavily in its manufacturing plant. Kallo said the industry has to ov
SV150: Clean tech gains influence but struggles for profit
Silicon Valley / Posted 9 days ago
invested heavily in its manufacturing plant. Kallo said the industry has to overcome its high-profile failures, including Solyndra, the solar film manufacturer that failed despite government loan guarantees, and SunEdison, the ailing solar... Read more
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The Mercury News
SV150: Clean tech gains influence but struggles for profitinvested heavily in its manufacturing plant. Kallo said the industry has to ov
SV150: Clean tech gains influence but struggles for profit
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
invested heavily in its manufacturing plant. Kallo said the industry has to overcome its high-profile failures, including Solyndra, the solar film manufacturer that failed despite government loan guarantees, and SunEdison, the ailing solar... Read more
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Breitbart
Barack Obama Backs Down Over Operation Fast and Furious, Drops Executive Privilege Claim Over Some Documentsthe following: Benghazi, IRS, Department of Justice phone-tapping, Pigford, Gen
Barack Obama Backs Down Over Operation Fast and Furious, Drops Executive Privilege Claim Over Some Documents
Breitbart / Posted 26 days ago
the following: Benghazi, IRS, Department of Justice phone-tapping, Pigford, General Services Administration (GSA), Solyndra, LightSquared, or EPA administrator email aliases. In the Operation Fast and Furious scandal, the Obama... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Should the U.S. Fund Research and Development?In the summer of 2012, despite the controversy over the solar panel manufacture
How Should the U.S. Fund Research and Development?
The Atlantic / Posted 27 days ago
In the summer of 2012, despite the controversy over the solar panel manufacturer Solyndra, a presidential candidate came out swinging for government funding of basic research: Government has a role to play in innovation in the energy industry.... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Logic on climate changeand middle classes that need it to survive and give it to government cronies’ p
Logic on climate change
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
and middle classes that need it to survive and give it to government cronies’ pet projects like these failed projects: Solyndra, Sapphire Energy, Abound Solar and more. It is because of government regulations that power companies went to... Read more
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The Chronicle
Reenergizing conservative climate policyis an unmitigated disaster (and the driver of quadrennial pandering before the
Reenergizing conservative climate policy
The Chronicle / Posted a month ago
is an unmitigated disaster (and the driver of quadrennial pandering before the Iowa caucuses), while failures like the Solyndra bankruptcy mar government efforts to promote renewables. Rather than continuing to pick winners and losers, we... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How a $2.2 Billion Solar Plant Became a Money PitBut this isn't the first time solar technologies haven't lived up to expectatio
How a $2.2 Billion Solar Plant Became a Money Pit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
But this isn't the first time solar technologies haven't lived up to expectations. Technologies like thin-film CIGS (think Solyndra) and amorphous silicon solar cells were supposed to lead to lower-cost solar panels and lower cost solar, but never... Read more

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