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PBS NewsHour | How Bright Is Solar Power's Future in a Post-Solyndra America? | PBS

Duration: 08:08
Program: PBS NewsHour #10178
Broadcast Date: Oct. 18, 2011

After the Obama administration-embraced solar-panel company Solyndra collapsed and defaulted on its government-backed loans, the surging U.S. solar industry is suddenly worried that the subsidies it receives -- tax credits and loans guarantees -- could dry up in the face of opposition from conservatives. Spencer Michels reports.

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Post Date: October 18, 2011