13 Sep '11, 11pm

Hearing on Solyndra Won't Include Executives: A House committee hearing on the bankruptcy of Solyndra, a solar c...

Two weeks after the bankruptcy of a solar company that got $527 million in government loans, the House Energy and Commerce Committee will hold a hearing on Wednesday to explore what went wrong. The tone is not expected to be friendly; the Republican leaders of the committee say that the Energy Department may have directed the money to a company with investors who were also donors to the Obama election campaign, and that the department may be preparing to give aid to other companies with iffy commercial prospects. Democrats on the committee are putting forward the argument that they were misled by officials of the company, Solyndra — an argument that may be impossible for the Energy Department itself to make, since the department has been an observer on the Solyndra board since February. Two company officials were invited to testify but declined. The witnesses will be the d...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/09/13/hearing-on-soly...

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