Saturday, February 2, 2013

Obama Energy Loan Guarantees

RealClearMarkets - Obama Lays Out the Case for Big Government: " . . . Of the 33 energy loan guarantees made since 2009 under the Energy Department's programs, 30 have shown signs of trouble, from missed production goals to bankruptcy filings. Of the companies that received loan guarantees, three have filed for bankruptcy so far (Solyndra, Abound Solar, and Beacon Power), two have reported operating losses (AREVA, Nevada Geothermal), at least one (Tesla Motors) has missed production goals, one (BrightSource) has cancelled its IPO, and at least 23 have struggled with poor credit ratings. A recent House Energy and Commerce Committee report concluded that a quarter of the $16 billion in Energy Department Section 1603 grants was awarded to U.S. subsidiaries of European and Asian companies. . . . "

Alternative Fueling Station & Mobile Truck Stop Electrification Site Locators

* is not affiliated with the Alternative Fuels Data Center, the Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles Data Center (AFDC), or the U.S. Dept. of Energy, sources of the information provided herein

gas prices - Google News

alternative fuel - Google News

plug-in hybrid OR hybrid vehicle - Google News

natural gas vehicle OR cng OR lng - Google News