Solar power in California

The assembly of the state of California is expected to vote on the most ambitious solar-energy initiative ever proposed in the U.S. in early August. The initiative, launched by governor Schwarzenegger last August, intends to put photovoltaic panels on a million California rooftops.

According to Grist Magazine “The bill would add a staggering 3,000 megawatts of solar capacity in the state — equivalent to the capacity of 10 average-sized coal-fired power plants or two nuke plants, and more than 30 times the current installed solar photovoltaic capacity.” (Solar derby)
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in Grist

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