Are you in denial? read unbelievable's post and not just the article and you can see teabaggers and republicans DON"T WANT SOLAR,WIND or any alternative energy. You can play dumb about this, but the fact are their. I told you to look at bills blocked by republicans, are you just going to ignore it and play stupid? They want fossil fuels and coal, more drilling, GAS is here to stay with this party. Obama and demorcrats are the only ones supporting green energy and protect EPA standards. Read the post "unbelievable" Also, Solyndra went bankrupt because of competition from Chinese companies which receive far more generous government subsidies, enabling Chinese solar companies to undersell their American competitors. The Los Angeles Times fails to note that the Tea Party movement as well as the GOP is funded by oil companies; therefore, it is rather naïve to believe that a House investigation will be honest or straight-forward.
The lessons that should be learned are simple. We must re-examine our trade deals. We must penalize Chinese companies which use unfair marketing finances. In addition, global climate change is a scientifically-proven reality. We must break our addiction to fossil fuels. Rather than attacking Obama for advocating green tech, let's attack the GOP who want to keep us addicted to filthy and destructive fossil fuel.
and their prismatic lens was added expense per panel. Price was 3X the cost of high efficiency mono-poly. They were too far ahead of their time and couldn't get costs down. Maybe the technology will be rediscovered in the future and costs cut. ARPA does this all the time with their shotgun approach to skinning cats. $500-M loss out of $15.5-B spent equates to about a 3% loss. Not every pellet hits the target.