Pretty exciting week for clean energy. Here's a snippet of news I've been reading about in the past few days.
Gar Lipow made an excellent post over at Grist on this very subject comparing Nevada's Solar One project to a mountain top removal mine. While he openly admits to using back-of-the-envelope math - he illustrates the point the fact that solar is a far better use of land resources than coal. (not to mention the environmental and economic benefits!)
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