01 Aug '11, 7am

Giant Arizona Solar Tower: High Energy with Hot Air

Giant Arizona Solar Tower: High Energy with Hot Air

Alternative possibilities exist to produce the necessary solar chimney effect, and some may be less expensive. This is not to say the that EnviroMission’s existing plans are not sound. On the contrary, here is a favorable comparison of a solar updraft tower to coal mining. Technology has a way of moving forward. Just because we have a plan today does not mean that it can’t be completed in a better way tomorrow. This is rather hard on human institutions where financing, permits, expertise and contracts may take some time to carry out. It is also difficult for a patent holder or licensee who may find that their rights are made obsolete by subsequent technology. Alternatively, a licensee may not want to promote any technology where they don’t hold the rights.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/08/01/giant-arizona-solar-t...

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