Articles Tagged: A123 Systems

EV Bamboozle

From the rubble of failed energy industrial policy initiatives—Solyndra, Fisker Motors,A123 battery for example—we are told by the mainstream media that there is a success to celebrate.

Electric Cars: Flawed Business Model = Flawed Results

Washington seems incapable of learning that industrial policy doesn’t work, and the fate of the electric car is tied to the President and Congress attempting to mandate a technology that simply is nowhere near being commercially viable.

The Green Trifecta Give Away

With this week’s announcement that battery manufacturer A123 has filed for Chapter 11, we have another example of a failed government industrial policy boondoggle. First, Solyndra, then FiskerMotors, and now A123. Of course, other green companies who fed at the public trough have gone under as well but this 3 have received the most attention from the Obama Administration.

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