Solar thermal power plant vaporizes birds

17 March 2015

Shayne Jacopian for redOrbit.com – @ShayneJacopian The Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Project utilizes thousands of mirrors to reflect solar energy onto a tower containing millions of pounds of salt. The intense energy melts the salt, and this heats water into steam that turns turbines, generating clean energy. Sounds cool, right? Not if you're a bird. During…

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