12 Apr '11, 6pm

Google Invests $168 Million in 392MW Mojave Desert Solar Thermal Plant

We need smart capital to transform our energy sector and build a clean energy future. This is our largest investment to date, and we've now invested over $250 million in the clean energy sector. We're excited about Ivanpah because our investment will help deploy a compelling solar energy technology that provides reliable clean energy, with the potential to significantly reduce costs on future projects (

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