It’s not that you haven’t heard this story before, or maybe one just like it. Amonix recently closed its 214,000 sq ft solar manufacturing plant near Las Vegas. The closure came about a year after the plant opened.
So, what is/was Amonix and why should we care? I’m glad you asked. Amonix is just another “green” energy company that failed after receiving about $6 million in tax credits from the federal government and a $15.6 million grant from the US Department of energy.
“Green” is extremely popular among the crooked politicians that inhabit the halls of power. Notice that the money came from Pres Obama to support the re-election of Harry Reid. You might also take notice that this was your money that was spent to support Reid.
In July 2010, President Barack Obama talked up the Amonix plant during a Nevada visit to support Reid’s re-election, saying tax credits for the plant provided by federal economic stimulus efforts had already made an “extraordinary impact.”
Read more here.
And to see a list of some of the other green energy failures supported by the feds.