CSP Plant Mojave Desert by night (photo: Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times)
Have a look at this Solar Thermal Plant, located in the Mojave Desert at the California/Nevada border.
The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System uses 347,000 garage-door-sized mirrors to heat water that powers steam generators.
This is one of the clean energy facilities that helps produce 10% of California state’s electricity. CSP-plant
The strategy of Curacao is still to discharge the rainwater directly to the ocean as soon as possible. The result: desertification!
The Curacao is changing into a Caribbean Island . That’s emergency call is done by Don Martina, former president of the island. desert
Don Martina, was invited in the Parliament to talk about the . collection and reuse of rainwater Read More
Isn’t it a great thing, to get 25 years worth of power for irrigation, with just 3 years of money spent on diesel / gas powered water pumps?
AccessAfrica, today launched the Access Co-Development Fund (‘ACF’), a US$ 5 million competition designed to bridge the gap between in Africa and the expertise and early stage renewable energy projects they require to come to operation. funding Read More
Look at the amazing results Restoring Grasslands in Texas. Desert
The key to this form of is: cooperating with each other and with nature for abundant living. permaculture Read More
There might be a solutions for the future. A desalination plant which is cost efficient and delivers health, cheap drinking water
of Pacific Ocean water may prove to be a cheaper solution for California. California is running out of water. Since 2010 progressive drought is rendering the Central Valley, into a desert. Desalination
The San Joaquin and Sacramento Rivers are drying up as is the aquifer beneath them. The Colorado River basin no longer meets the freshwater demands of both landowners and city dwellers in the U.S. Southwest. Read More
A Saltwater Greenhouse Grows Vegetables In Places Vegetables Won’t Grow
Water is scarce in the desert. And sweet water is even a bigger problem. But not anymore.
Have you ever heard about greenhouses in the desert in which vegetables successful grow, using salt water? No need to desalinate anymore.