21 Sep '11, 12am

With Solyndra Bankruptcy, Domestic PV Production Takes Another Hit: Solyndra's tubular solar modules never got a...

With Solyndra Bankruptcy, Domestic PV Production Takes Another Hit: Solyndra's tubular solar modules never got a...

With Solyndra Bankruptcy, Domestic PV Production Takes Another Hit September 20, 2011 By Evan Dick This article originally appeared on [BuildingGreen.com ] Solyndra's tubular solar modules never got a chance to prove themselves in the marketplace—the six-year-old company filed for bankruptcy on August 31, 2011. Rate this project: Based on what you have seen and read about this project, how would you grade it? Use the stars below to indicate your assessment, five stars being the highest rating. ----- Advertising ----- Solyndra is the second U.S. solar panel manufacturer to file for bankruptcy in a matter of weeks, following on Evergreen Solar’s filing earlier in the same month (see “Evergreen Solar Files for Bankruptcy ”). Solyndra, based in California, offered a unique technology—panels made up of glass tubes filled with copper indium gallium diselenide (CIGS) thin-film de...

Full article: http://greensource.construction.com/news/2011/09/110920-S...

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This is great news for all energy users and the planet. Solar has reached scale as a global industry, growing from its fir...

On Solar and Solyndra

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Chinese and US Politics and the Solyndra Bankru...

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The simplistic conclusion that our modern day Philistines and crass opportunists peddle, is that the Obama administration ...

Chinese and U.S. Politics and the Solyndra Bank...

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grist.org 19 Sep '11, 6pm

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Interesting

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Why Solyndra's failure isn’t embarrassing

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