Liked Investor's.com's comment about the green solar failures of late.
"The Administration's Solar Eclipse"
"According to a 2008 report by the Department of Energy, the average subsidy per megawatt hour for all energy sources in 2007 was $1.65. For wind and solar, it was $24 per megawatt hour.
As in countries such as Spain, this gross misallocation of resources has succeeded only in stalling our economy as unemployment and debt grow. In Spain's case, it was found that for every "green" job created, 2.2 jobs were lost in the rest of the economy.
Imagine if the $535 million in loan guarantees given to Solyndra had been given to those working to unlock massive oil and gas deposits trapped in extensive shale formations throughout the United States.
Instead, the Energy and Interior departments and the Environmental Protection Agency, at President Obama's direction, make war on fossil fuels through regulation, moratoria and environmental restrictions.
We can't keep being promised that the sun will come out tomorrow."