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.

  1. amonhelios reblogged this from ghekker
  2. ghekker reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  3. wjoyc reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  4. thethingwiththethingandthething reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  5. takenbymoonbeams reblogged this from coffeenuts
  6. juliusbonaparte777 reblogged this from coffeenuts
  7. gommidy reblogged this from coffeenuts
  8. goldnfyre reblogged this from coffeenuts and added:
    WoW
  9. dazthedaz reblogged this from coffeenuts
  10. dannymassaro reblogged this from coffeenuts
  11. coffeenuts reblogged this from willbraham and added:
    The Ivanpah Valley in the Mojave dessert will soon become the location of the largest solar power station in the world...
  12. creativitateinginereasca reblogged this from gonimrod
  13. gonimrod reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  14. nautical-nazi reblogged this from willbraham
  15. willbraham reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  16. eroticatheist reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  17. juguini reblogged this from thatscienceguy and added:
    thatscienceguy :
  18. blacklisted-reven8e reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  19. livingmydesertlife reblogged this from thatscienceguy and added:
    so bad when we could be putting them on already built structures. Why destroy more when so much isn’t used to its...
  20. eliatha reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  21. stay-golden-stay-true reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  22. andybrwn reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  23. theramblingmenace reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  24. drown--soda reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  25. niepablo88 reblogged this from thatscienceguy
  26. balboa26 reblogged this from thatscienceguy
Short URL for this post: http://tmblr.co/Z6uQzsrNZIJA