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Solar Industry

Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

FBI Agents Search Solyndra Headquarters In Fremont

FBI agents were executing search warrants at the headquarters of Fremont solar firm Solyndra that received a $535 million loan from the federal government.

09/08/2011

(AP)

California Legislature Looking To Help Out Solar Companies

In the wake of Fremont-based Solyndra’s demise, the state legislature is trying to give California solar companies a push and level the playing field.

09/07/2011

(L-R) Chris Gronet lead U.S. President Barack Obama and Ben Bierman on a tour of  Solyndra (Paul Chinn-Pool/Getty Images)

Solyndra Bankruptcy Could Dry Up Solar Industry Funding

FREMONT (KCBS) – While many venture capitalists remain bullish about solar companies, a Republican call for further investigation of how bankrupt Solyndra spent millions in federal loans could mean less public money for the solar […]

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/01/2011

Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Fremont-Based Solyndra Goes Bankrupt; 1,100 Workers Laid Off

A leading Bay Area manufacturer of solar power systems has abruptly shut down operations as it seeks to file for bankruptcy.

CBS San Francisco–08/31/2011