24 Oct '14, 10am

#Luiis_3x ] MGM Installs the Largest Rooftop Solar Array in the US – and it Only Powers 1/5 o... [ #Luispokel ]

#Luiis_3x ] MGM Installs the Largest Rooftop Solar Array in the US – and it Only Powers 1/5 o... [ #Luispokel ]

MGM’s installation, which was placed on top of the resort’s conference center, is a monumental achievement and great example of how mainstream solar power has finally become. But it is also a stunning representation for America’s energy greed when the country’s largest rooftop array can only power 1/5 of the building it sits on. It’s perhaps unsurprising, given that Las Vegas often stands as an emblem of consumerist excess, but it raises larger questions about sustainability amidst such an unsustainable ecosystem.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/mgm-installs-the-largest-rooftop-sol...

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