Yesterday, I wrote about some of the positives of renewable energy, including the large strides that China is making. The latest Economist adds some perspective to those figures with a story of dubious financial activity in Beijing and Hong Kong, leading to the possible / probable financial collapse of yet another Chinese Icarus, caught in a vice between regulators and short-sellers. 'T'was ever thus, perhaps, one way or another with new technologies and the need for capital. Here's the WSJ with further detail. Meanwhile, the sun keeps shining.