ENERGY, FREE FROM THE SUN

South Australia, already overly reliant on green energy, gets the pitch for more solar power:

United States-based Solar Reserve chief executive officer Kevin Smith on Monday visited a site near the Stuart Highway where his company wants to build a solar thermal plant…

A solar plant at Port Augusta would use more than 10,000 billboard-sized mirrors to concentrate the sun’s rays to generate heat…

Solar Reserve … needs at least $100 million in federal grants or loans.

Sounds like a bargain.

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