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Energy-backed firms award bonuses, file bankruptcy

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 05.06.2012 | Green
The Center for Public Integrity

By Ronnie Greene and Matthew Mosk, iWatch NewsPresident Obama's Department of Energy financed a fleet of green energy companies that later fell into...

What the Solyndra Scandal Can Tell Us About Fixing Our Broken Aid System

Todd Moss | Posted 01.23.2012 | World
Todd Moss

Ventures like creating new energy technology or trying to build things in a broken war-torn country are fraught with risk. Asking mid-level government officials to pick winners and be right every time is a fool's errand.