14 Jan '12, 9pm

CBS: 11 More Solyndras in Obama Green Energy Program

CBS News is reporting that there are 11 more Solyndras in the Obama Administration’s green-energy program: CBS News counted 12 clean energy companies that are having trouble after collectively being approved for more than $6.5 billion in federal assistance. Five have filed for bankruptcy: The junk bond-rated Beacon, Evergreen Solar, SpectraWatt, AES’ subsidiary Eastern Energy and Solyndra. . .Standard and Poor’s had given the [Beacon] project a rating of ‘CCC-plus.’ (A CCC rating is also shared by Greece, a virtually bankrupt nation embroiled in a massive debt crisis). A liberal Congress must share the blame for this fiasco, since the massive $800 billion stimulus package it passed in 2009 funded these boondoggles. As a Solyndra stakeholder exulted , “there’s never been more money shoved out the government’s door in world history.” But as the Washington Post noted, energy ...

Full article: http://www.globalwarming.org/2012/01/14/cbs-11-more-solyn...

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