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Solyndra Redux: Obama Administration Knew Green Car Company Was Headed For Trouble

Solyndra Redux: Obama Administration Knew Green Car Company Was Headed For Trouble

Another day, another example of the Obama administration pouring “stimulus” tax dollars into a bad investment. This time it’s Fisker Automotive, which made luxury electric cars which were neither reliable or practical. Newly obtained documents show the Obama administration was warned as early as 2010 that electric car maker Fisker Automotive Inc. was not meeting

Thanks Fracking: America Leading The World In Carbon Emission Reductions

From the Wall Street Journal (via Nevada Watchdog): U.S. carbon-dioxide emissions have fallen dramatically in recent years, in large part because the country is making more electricity with natural gas instead of coal. Energy-related emissions of carbon dioxide, the greenhouse gas that is widely believed to contribute to global warming, have fallen 12% between 2005

Obama Administration Backs Away From Promise For 1 Million Electric Cars On The Road

During his 2011 State of the Union address, President invoked the history of Apollo moon missions in setting a goal to get 1 million electric vehicles on the road by 2015. Now, just two years later, with sales of electric cars limp the Obama administration is backing off that goal: Under a new strategy announced

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