This post was sent to readers of the Friday Facts on December 4, 2015, by Foundation President Kelly McCutchen.
Nine months ago, Foundation Vice President Benita Dodd headed down the road for a fact-finding day trip to Dublin, Ga., to research an article marking the one-year anniversary of Dublin City Schools’ solar energy project.
“What started out as a commentary on Sunshine Week and the solar project’s anniversary led to a trail of lofty projections, broken promises, unpaid bills, questionable math and taxpayers left on the hook,” we noted back in March.
Nobody had reported yet on the financial mess involving the solar industry in Dublin.
“The financial fallout is likely to grow, but a cloud of hush surrounding the…