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Burning Issues: A Massive Solar Project Responds to Its Critics

XPRIZE | Posted 01.13.2016 | Green
XPRIZE

It's been nearly two years since the world's largest concentrating solar power plant, located near I-15 deep in California's Mohave Desert, celebrated its grand opening in February 2014.

Huge Solar Plant Lags In Early Production

AP | By MICHAEL R. BLOOD | Posted 01.17.2015 | Green

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The largest solar power plant of its type in the world — once promoted as a turning point in green energy — isn't producing a...

Huge Thermal Plant Opens As Solar Industry Grows

AP | BRIAN SKOLOFF and MICHAEL R. BLOOD | Posted 02.13.2014 | Green

PRIMM, Nev. (AP) — A windy stretch of the Mojave Desert once roamed by tortoises and coyotes has been transformed by hundreds of thousands of mirror...

Winning the Climate Change Challenge

Terry Tamminen | Posted 07.28.2013 | Green
Terry Tamminen

So if the U.S. is lagging behind countries like Australia and Germany, why should anyone be optimistic about solving the climate crisis with tools that make economic sense?