04 Feb '13, 12pm

On Our Radar: A Power Plant, Imploded: A plant powered by oil and later by natural gas is blown up in Chula Vist...

On Our Radar: A Power Plant, Imploded: A plant powered by oil and later by natural gas is blown up in Chula Vist...

Associated Press The South Bay Power Plant collapsing on Saturday in Chula Vista, Calif. A 1950’s-era power plant on San Diego Bay that was long viewed as a polluting eyesore is blown up to make way for a park. {The Los Angeles Times] On a mission dubbed Sunjammer after the short story by Arthur C. Clarke, NASA plans to launch the largest “solar sail” spacecraft ever next year. [DVICE] A maker of thin-film solar panels may sell electricity at a lower rate in New Mexico than new coal plants can offer, according to a regulatory filing. [Bloomberg News] Al Gore urges President Obama to use his executive powers and the Environmental Protection Agency’s regulatory authority to make good on his inaugural speech and address climate change. [The Hill]

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