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Loan recipient Abound Solar to close: Loveland, Colo. (UPI) Jun 29, 2012 Solar panel manufacturer Abound Solar...

Loan recipient Abound Solar to close: Loveland, Colo. (UPI) Jun 29, 2012 Solar panel manufacturer Abound Solar...

Solar panel manufacturer Abound Solar, recipient of a U.S. Department of Energy loan, will suspend operations and file for bankruptcy, the company said. Abound's bankruptcy comes less than a year after California solar-panel firm Solyndra, recipient of a $535 million Energy Department loan guarantee, went bankrupt, further escalating controversy over the Obama administration's clean energy investments. The Colorado manufacturer of thin-film cadmium telluride - or CdTe -- photovoltaic modules received a $400 million loan guarantee from the Energy Department in July 2010 for expanding its Colorado plant and to renovate a former auto parts plant in Indiana for producing solar panels. About 125 employees will lose jobs because of the closure, Abound said in a statement. In February, Abound slashed its workforce by about 70 percent, firing 180 full-time and 100 temporary worker...

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