Solyndra’s failure was caused by technological success: the price of solar panels is falling,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Solyndra’s failure was caused by technological success: the price of solar panels is falling, and Solyndra couldn’t keep up, Paul Krugman writes: "If the downward trend continues... we’re just a few years from the point at which electricity from solar panels becomes cheaper than electricity generated by burning coal" - unless the GOP, deeply wedded to fossil fuels, stops it.