Hatch's Solyndra: Government picks another loser

Jun 13, 2012 Read more: Washington Examiner

U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch heads to a weekly policy meeting at the Capitol on March 20, 2012 in Washington, DC.

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Herb

Esslingen, Germany

#1 Jun 19, 2012
Free Market Capitalism is the Best Path back to economic success!
handyman

United States

#2 Jun 19, 2012
We never had that here.....
Concerned

Norcross, GA

#4 Oct 19, 2012
A123 Systems (received $279 million)
Abound Solar (received $400 million, only borrowed $70 million of that)
AESí subsidiary Eastern Energy
Amonix (received 5.9 million)
Azure Dynamics
Babcock & Brown (an Australian company which received $178 million)
Beacon Power (received $43 million)
Brightsource (received $1.6 billion)
Chevy Volt (taxpayers basically own GM)
ECOtality (received $126.2 million)
Ener1 (subsidiary EnerDel received $118.5 million)
Energy Conversion Devices
Evergreen Solar
First Solar (received $1.46 billion)
Fisker Automotive
Johnson Controls (received $299 million)
LSP Energy
Mountain Plaza, Inc.
Nevada Geothermal (received $98.5 million)
Olsenís Crop Service and Olsens Mills Acquisition Co.
Range Fuels
Raser Technologies (received $33 million)
Schneider Electric (received $86 million)
Solar Trust of America
Solyndra (received $535 million)
SpectraWatt
SunPower (received $1.5 billion)
The National Renewable Energy Lab
Thompson River Power LLC
UniSolar
Willard & Kelsey Solar Group (received $6 million)

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