17 Sep '11, 2pm

Q&A on Solyndra, Clean Energy, & Green Jobs

Q&A on Solyndra, Clean Energy, & Green Jobs

A. In 2007, Solyndra applied for assistance from a Department of Energy program that promotes renewable power. In 2009, the DOE awarded the company a $535-million loan guarantee. By the end of last year, the DOE recognized financial troubles at Solyndra and, over the next several months, restructured the terms of the deal to try to reduce the chances taxpayer money would be lost. The bankruptcy, though, has put that money at risk. The Department of Justice is investigating.

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