Fun Fact -Ivanpah
BrightSource’s LPT solar thermal system is operating at the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in California’s Mojave Desert. The project is currently the largest solar thermal power plant in the world.
A 377 megawatt net solar complex using mirrors to focus the power of the sun onto solar receivers.
•The electricity generated by all three plants is enough to serve more than 140,000 homes in California.
•The complex will reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by more than 400,000 tons per year.
•Located in Ivanpah, California on federal land managed by the Bureau of Land Management.