Posts tagged: Utah

Origami might change the way NASA builds solar panels

By Ryan Whitwam Engineers have to take many things into account when designing a payload destined for orbit. Of course you want things to be as light as possible, but creating equipment that is compact and reliable is also very important. This becomes a problem when you want to equip a satellite or probe with […]

$600 million solar power plant coming to Utah

CENTRAL UTAH — A multimillion dollar power plant will soon be built in Central Utah. The solar farm will be nestled near the small town of Delta, but it won’t be generating clean energy for Utah. Instead, it will be sending its energy to California, but it’ll prove to be a big boom for rural […]

$600 million solar power plant coming to Utah

  CENTRAL UTAH — A multimillion dollar power plant will soon be built in Central Utah. The solar farm will be nestled near the small town of Delta, but it won’t be generating clean energy for Utah. Instead, it will be sending its energy to California, but it’ll prove to be a big boom for […]

TerraSol: An Affordable Solar & Geothermal Powered Community

Courtesy: Inhabitat.com Garbett Homes is a huge home building company based in Utah with a surprise up their sleeves — they’ve just opened a new totally solar- and geothermal-powered housing community in Salt Lake City, Utah. To top it off, TerraSol homesare directed at first time home buyers who want to have an energy efficient […]