Thanks to Rob Day for pointing this out:
Applied Solar, which makes building integrated solar, filed for Chapter 11. The company had $17.6 million in assets and $29 million in liabilities.
It will sell its assets to the Quercus Trust, the secretive investment firm run by David Gelbaum. Quercus earlier loaned money to Applied.
The news came out of Applied. Quercus does not issue news releases. They don't even confirm or deny rumors.
So with that in mind, here is some unsubstantiated Quercus rumors (set to the lyrics of popular songs):
Who wrote the Book of Love? David Gelbaum.
He's a drifter born to walk alone.
Gelbaum prepares for the Final Countdown.