Posts tagged: Mojave Desert

Largest solar power-plant opens in California

CARSON CITY: The dusty Mojave Desert, once roamed by reptiles has now been transformed by thousands of solar panel power-mirrors. It is considered to be the largest solar power-plant in the world, an innovative milestone for a growing industry that pursuits for energy conservation concerns. The newly innovated Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System, which sprawling […]

World’s biggest solar plant may pave way for smaller-scale renewable future

Vast desert solar farms helping to meet energy targets but environment and wildlife campaigners raise concerns Tower One glows so bright against the blue sky that even at mid-afternoon in the Mojave Desert it would be easy to conclude it is designed to illuminate the valley floor below. In fact, hundreds of thousands of glittering […]

Another Massive Concentrating Solar Power Plant

Sec. Salazar Approves Another Massive Concentrating Solar Power … Salazar Approves Another Massive Concentrating Solar Power Plant. Calico received a positive “Final Record of Decision” from Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar (as the BLM is part of the Dept of the Interior). This is the 5th solar … Image via Wikipedia http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/ Tweet

Solar Energy is one pillar of future energy

Solar Energy is one pillar of future energy…Ivanhoe in Mojave is … Our planet is certainly in need of more generation in the coming decade estimated at an additional 70-100GW .As conventional generation in fossil and others lose steam, Solar,Wind will fill the gap.. Image by Getty Images via Daylife Tweet