Solar panel maker Solyndra files for bankruptcy.
While this may seem like bad news for the Solar Power industry, it's really a coming of age. Solar power is starting to respond to real world economics. For years, solar panel were seen as to expensive to have, but that is not true any more. Market forces and new technologies have brought the prices down.
You can read about what really brought Solyndra down here: What went wrong at Solyndra?