King of the Wind

Former Maine governor and independent Senate candidate Angus King is an alternative energy entrepreneur who made the most of an electric-utility restructuring law that he signed during his governorship, while obtaining loan guarantees via the same program that loaned more than $500 million to the failed solar panel manufacturer Solyndra, records show.

Fisker’s Follies

A luxury electric vehicle manufacturer may abandon its relationship with the Obama administration after an Energy Department loan was frozen, causing manufacturing setbacks.