Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Saturday February 06, 2016

Morocco Unveils Massive Solar Power Plant In The Sahara

Even if you don’t know a thing about solar technologies, you can probably appreciate the level of symmetry that went into this.

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The Noor I power plant is located near the town of Ouarzazate, on the edge of the Sahara. It's capable of generating up to 160 megawatts of power and covers thousands of acres of desert, making the first stage alone one of the world's biggest solar thermal power plants. When the next two phases, Noor II and Noor III, are finished, the plant will be the single largest solar power production facility in the world.