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The First Solar Swindle

Diana152 Wrote: Jul 21, 2012 6:00 AM
I hope Congress oversite committee will investigate this scandalous business. What an abuse of our taxpayer money. Marita, please send your findings to them. Well done.

As we dig deeper in the green-energy crony corruption-story, it begins to sound more and more like the making of a big-budget Hollywood thriller. Today’s installment on First Solar includes billionaire investors, corporate welfare, favoritism, threats, exaggerations, lawsuits over inferior quality, layoffs and outsourcing, and even a romantic dalliance. The screenplay would be riveting. Too bad it is not fiction. The film would have to be a documentary. 

The trailer would open: “What do Goldman Sachs, several Goldman executives, and quite a few billionaire investors have in common? Add in millions of campaign donations followed by billions doled out of...