30 Oct '12, 6pm

Abound Solar Under Criminal Investigation by Colorado DA #solarenergy #solartech

Abound Solar Under Criminal Investigation by Colorado DA #solarenergy #solartech

Although an official press release issued by the office of Weld County DA Ken Buck indicated that “no one has been charged with a crime at this early point in the investigation,” the Investigations Unit of the district attorney’s office is probing allegations of securities fraud based on claims that Abound Solar knowingly misled investors about products the company knew were defective. The second of three allegations claims that Abound Solar misled lenders when applying for a bridge loan that served to keep the company in operation until DOE loans had been received. The third alleges that Abound Solar may have perpetrated consumer fraud if officials within the company were aware their products were defective when they were sold to consumers. In March, it was reported that Abound Solar had halted production of its first generation thin-film solar modules and would be “tempo...

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