In the middle of the Mojave desert sits a 5.5 square mile solar power plant, which opened yesterday. It can power 140000 homes in California with clean energy while simultaneously flash-roasting birds.
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Indiana's figures showed that last year, it had 50 solar industry companies and more than 400 homes powered by the sun – either with electricity -generating solar panels or solar -thermal units used to heat air and water.
Yesterday was the celebration of full operation at the 392-megawatt Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System, the world's biggest concentrating solar power tower project. The application for the project was filed in … The addition of storage triples the capacity value of the plant, since unlike power from PV, it doesn't turn-off just when people are getting home from work to power-up their kitchens, TVs, lights, air conditioners, and EV chargers.
The 392 MW Ivanpah solar power plant uses as much water as two holes on a nearby golf course. … For example: electric cars, solar panels , bikes, energy efficient appliances and electronics, and green smartphone apps