Category: Energy

  • Next Step Living

    Next Step Living

    Next Step Living provided home energy assessments and solutions from 2008-2016, but faced competition and customer complaints, leading to its closure.

  • Solyndra


    Solyndra was a solar energy company founded in 2005 that ceased operations in 2011. It used CIGS thin film solar cells and received a $535 million loan guarantee from the DOE. It failed due to higher production costs and weaker demand than expected.