Tag Archives: government subsidies

Wanted: Bad Neighborhood

Police Called When Crowd Signing Up For Housing List Gets ‘Out Of Control’ | WBNS-10TV Columbus, Ohio.

Nothing says The American Dream quite like fighting over subsidized housing.

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Green Crap

When Wall Street Makes Crap Loans, It’s a Crisis; When DOE’s Steven Chu Does It, It’s Green Energy. – Hit & Run : Reason Magazine.

… when it comes to lending standards and the vilification of private financial institutions processing mortgages that were either backed or bought up by government-sponsored enterprises, the Obama admin is firmly in the “do as we say, not as we do” camp…

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Looking to American Green

Phoenix Solar Targets U.S. Market to Offset Slumping European Sales – Bloomberg

Phoenix Solar is among a group of German solar companies including Solarworld AG, Q-Cells SE (QCE) and SMA Solar Technology AG that are expanding in the U.S., Asia or the Middle East to counter falling demand in Europe, where the governments of Germany, Italy and France reduced solar subsidies the past 12 months.

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