Solar Farm

Palmdale Airport Land Proposal Can be a Solar Farm

May 5, 2009 / No Comments

Palmdale was set to be the location for a new international airport in LA. However, it never got off the ground. Today, however, there is good news! Apparently the authorities have finally come up with a plan for the location. The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power wants to install a solar farm on some 4,000 (largely undeveloped) acres ...

Seville Builds Largest Solar Park in Europe

November 12, 2008 / 1 Comment

You can call this a celestial show on earth or probably the most eco-friendly display of dazzling light aimed at producing clean energy. The Solucar solar park, near Seville, Spain, has been designed to produce 11 megawatts of electricity from the sun's rays, collected by 624 giant movable mirrors. This is the first in a set of a solar power generation ...

OptiSolar to Build World’s Largest Solar Photovoltaic Farm in California

May 5, 2008 / No Comments

Hayword, California based, OptiSolar are trying their best to build the world's largest solar photovoltaic farm (550-megawatt) 100 miles north of Los Angeles in San Luis Obispo County. The company will produce clean and competitively priced electricity using low profile solar panels that will be placed on ballast on the ground. Thanks to the thin-film photovoltaic technology OptiSolar doesn't need large ...