08 Oct '11, 8pm

Who Controls the Media? Solyndra vs Tar Sands Corruption Coverage

Who Controls the Media? Solyndra vs Tar Sands Corruption Coverage

SILVER: Unsuccessful in its efforts to raise additional equity, Solyndra approached DOE, in late 2010, asking DOE to increase its loan commitment. DOE refused, indicating that any additional funds would need to come from other sources. Solyndra then sought to secure a new $75 million emergency loan from its current equity investors. The proposed new loan provided terms that were expected to be more favorable to taxpayers than any other financing options that were available to the company at that time. As is typical in cases where distressed companies seek new debt financing, the new financing would have priority, in the event of liquidation, over the company’s existing debt–including the DOE loan guarantee (the investors’ almost $1 billion of original equity investment was, and remains, subordinated to the debt owed to the government). DOE faced a choice: whether to (1) re...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/10/08/who-controls-the-medi...

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