The Ivanpah Valley in the Mojave dessert will soon become the location of the largest solar power station in the world later this summer when it comes online. With over 170,000 mirrors, surrounded 3 boiling towers like the one above, the plant will produce roughly 370 Mega Watts of energy which is over double the 150 mega watts of the current largest in the world, located in southern Spain.

The Ivanpah Valley in the Mojave dessert will soon become the location of the largest solar power station in the world later this summer when it comes online. With over 170,000 mirrors, surrounded 3 boiling towers like the one above, the plant will produce roughly 370 Mega Watts of energy which is over double the 150 mega watts of the current largest in the world, located in southern Spain.

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