Energy

image of auction signs sit in front of Solyndra LLC signage displayed outside the company's headquarters in Fremont, California, during December 2011.Auction signs sit in front of Solyndra LLC signage displayed outside the company's headquarters in Fremont, California, during December 2011. The Kaiser foundation was dragged into the media spotlight because of its 36 percent stake in bankrupt Solyndra, the solar system maker that failed after receiving a $535 million U.S. Energy Department loan. | Photo: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Solyndra Program Vilified By Republicans Turns A Profit

The federal program that funded Solyndra is now turning a profit for the federal government and taxpayers.

Gas prices below $3 dollars are displayed at a pumpCORRECTS TRILLIONS TO BILLIONS - Gas prices below $3 dollars are displayed at a pump, Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, in Jersey City, N.J. A sudden plunge in the price of oil is sending economic and political shockwaves around the world as oil exporting countries face the prospect of billions of dollars of lost revenue and importing nations get some relief in a time of slower economic growth. | AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Oil Exporting Nations Feeling Pinch Of Low Oil Prices, Oil Importing Ones Feeling Some Relief

Oil exporting countries are bracing for potentially crippling budget shortfalls and importing nations are benefiting from the lowest prices in four years.

People gather near Columbus Circle before the People's Climate March in New York on Sunday, September 21.People gather near Columbus Circle before the People's Climate March in New York on Sunday, September 21. People from around the world are participating in what's being called the largest march ever calling for action on global warming.

Media Blackout, Watch The People’s Climate March

On Sunday, over 300,000 people flooded the streets of New York, and hundreds of thousands of people across 150 countries took part in protests dubbed the People’s Climate March.