31 Oct '11, 4pm

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Another Energy Bankruptcy: The failure of Beacon Power, which received a federal loan

Associated Press A flywheel system for storing energy at Beacon Power in Tyngsboro, Mass. Beacon Power, a Massachusetts company that received a $43 million federal loan guarantee, has filed for bankruptcy . The failure of the company, which develops energy storage systems, is likely to add to criticism of the federal government’s green energy initiatives. [The Hill] A study by a French institute says the discharge of radioactive material into the ocean from the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant was the largest in history. [Bloomberg News] The Supreme Court declines to hear arguments on a challenge to federal water-allocation rules intended to save a small fish in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. {Central Valley Business Times] Arguing that most Halloween costumes end up in a landfill and that some include toxic materials, environmental advocates urge parents to crea...

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Second DOE Loan Recipient Files for Bankruptcy

Second DOE Loan Recipient Files for Bankruptcy

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Beacon Power, like Solyndra, was one of the first loans to close under the Department of Energy’s 1705 loan guarantee prog...

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Beacon Power, like Solyndra, was one of the first loans to close under the Department of Energy’s 1705 loan guarantee prog...

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