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Heritage Foundation: “Green Graveyard” list

The Foundry – the Heritage Foundation’s blog has published a list of 12 companies that received taxpayer money to advance the production of so-called green energy, but have since gone bankrupt. Government is actively attempting to “bankrupt the coal industry” … Continue reading

07. August 2012 by Jason Hayes
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Nevada Geothermal Power at risk

One more renewable operation – a recipient of a $98.5 million DOE loan guarantee – is teetering on the brink. A geothermal energy company with a $98.5 million loan guarantee from the Obama administration for an alternative energy project in … Continue reading

06. August 2012 by Jason Hayes
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First Solar: Subsidies to export solar panels to itself

Honestly, you can’t make this stuff up. A heavily subsidized solar company received a U.S. taxpayer loan guarantee to sell solar panels to itself. … First Solar is an Arizona-based manufacturer of solar panels. In 2010, the Obama administration awarded … Continue reading

19. March 2012 by Jason Hayes
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