Hillary Clinton’s plan to dramatically boost U.S. solar power production and installation could benefit a number of companies that have paid or donated to various arms of the former secretary of state’s expansive political network.
A Pennsylvania Democrat’s expected U.S. Senate run could renew scrutiny of her role in crafting green energy and environmental policies while she helped run, and was paid by, companies that received billions in taxpayer dollars.
Cleantech companies are financing a new nonprofit run by green energy lobbyists that operates under a portion of the tax code reserved for “social welfare” organizations but appears geared toward driving government contracts to its donors.
A leading green energy trade association couches its advocacy in terms of support for American jobs and manufacturing, but a committee of executives representing numerous foreign firms drives the group’s agenda.
Private solar leasing companies are renting solar panels to homeowners at high costs while also receiving millions of dollars in taxpayer subsidies, a combination that could create a financial bubble similar to the 2007 housing market crash, according to a new report.
Billionaire Democratic donor Tom Steyer is listed as a “manager” of a green energy company that finances solar and energy efficiency projects, public records show.
President Obama’s Earth Day Air Force One flights cost taxpayers with more than $800,000, according to newly released documents by Judicial Watch.
The Obama administration is fighting climate change by putting solar panels on a brewery in Wyoming.
A Dutch bike path with solar panels embedded in it is being hailed as a success after it generated enough power for a single person household at a cost of $3.7 million. The feat reportedly took “SolaRoad” 6 months to accomplish.
Billionaire Democratic donor Tom Steyer’s vehicle for environmental grantmaking has a stake in a private equity firm that is invested in green energy companies, the group confirmed last week.