Amid green energy politics, the facts about taxpayer losses

White House.

Voters have already heard a lot about President Barack Obama's use of taxpayer money to fund green energy companies under the $787 billion stimulus law -- especially those that went bankrupt.

Yet for all the angst over the failure of the Solyndra solar manufacturer, the facts surrounding Obama's loans and grants for renewable energy manufacturing offer a picture that blends general success with a few noteworthy, expensive failures.

EnergyGuardian is a subscription energy news service. Sign up below to apply for a free 14-day trial. If approved, you will receive an email from us to activate your account and enable access to this Web site and delivery of our enhanced morning, afternoon and breaking news alert emails.

If you have questions, please email

To start your free 14-day trial, fill in the form below.