Solyndra-Style Issues Plague Vogtle Loan Guarantee

Guest Blog | January 30, 2013 | Podcasts

Documents newly acquired under a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request and subsequent litigation show that Solyndra-like problems are plaguing the controversial $8.33 billion federal loan guarantee conditionally committed for the construction of two nuclear reactors (Vogtle 3 and 4) in Georgia, according to a new analysis by Synapse Energy Economics and Earth Track for the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy

News event speakers included:

  • Sara Barczak, program director, Southern Alliance for Clean Energy;
  • Mindy Goldstein, director, Turner Environmental Law Clinic;
  • Doug Koplow, report author and founder, Earth Track; and
  • Max Chang, report author and associate, Synapse Energy Economics.

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