02 Sep '11, 9am

Solyndra Bankruptcy: Economic and Sustainable Business Lessons

Thank you for shifting the focus from subsidies to “market forces and competition.” When it comes to promoting a sustainable energy industry in the US (together with a new source of employment), the government should stop focusing on specific companies or specific technologies. Instead, the government should focus on restructuring economic policies that currently distort the free market. As long as the US has lower gasoline and electricity prices than the rest of the developed world, we will not be able to sustain growth in renewable energy at home. And absent a home market for our sustainable energy products and technologies, we will not create a domestic sustainable energy industry or the jobs that come with it.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/09/solyndra-bankruptcy-e...

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