Saturday, January 21, 2012

Solyndra caught destroying millions of dollars of equipment... despite owing U.S. taxpayers $500m

They are the green energy company that filed for bankruptcy while owing the American public half a billion dollars.

But the Fremont solar company have been taped smashing up millions of dollars worth of glass parts which they haven't even paid for yet.

Solyndra received a $535 million loan guarantee from the Obama administration in 2009 as part of the Energy Department’s drive to build a clean energy economy.

It declared bankrupt in August last year, laying off 1,100 workers and proving to be one of the government's most humiliating mistakes.

Now footage has emerged of workers at the vast complex using forklift trucks to pile brand new glass tubes, used in cutting-edge technology solar panels, into skips, smashing them to pieces.
Hundreds of thousands of tubes were on track to be smashed to smithereens. Read More