17 Feb '12, 9pm

Startup Develops Floating Solar Farm

Startup Develops Floating Solar Farm

RELATED ARTICLES 90% Of Israeli Homes Have Solar Water Heaters July 7, 2008 09:53 AM California utility company PG&E expands solar power plans May 14, 2009 10:17 AM Want to Go Solar? Cut Your Energy Use First April 23, 2009 11:07 AM Pay-As-You-Go Solar September 26, 2007 04:25 PM /green_building/article/44015 While solar energy companies throughout the world are competing for the relatively few vast land areas required to house solar farms, Israeli startup Solaris Synergy has found a new terrain to use. Instead of a land-based solar system, the company decided to develop a water-based technology. In other words: a floating solar power plant. ADVERTISEMENT The company's founders say they realized that the large lands required for thousands of solar panels are nearly impossible to find, especially in a small country like Israel. Solaris Synergy's Business Development Manager...

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