13 Jun '11, 6am

BrightSource’s “Head-Start” for Desert Tortoises: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) just issued a Notice to

BrightSource’s “Head-Start” for Desert Tortoises: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) just issued a Notice to

Photo Nevada National Guard, Creative Commons The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) just issued a Notice to Proceed for BrightSource Energy's Ivanpah Solar Project , allowing the project's EPC, Bechtel , to resume the stalled next phase of construction at Ivanpah. The project remains on schedule, according to the company. Ivanpah sites II and III had received a temporary suspension on April 15. The Ivanpah plant, slated for completion in 2013, has been the target of legal action from an environmental group despite approval of the project by both the Department of the Interior and the state of California. To mollify some objections, BrightSource scaled down the size of the project as part of the environmental mitigation process. BrightSource has had to mitigate their environmental footprint to contend with the desert tortoise by avoiding long-term impacts to 433 acres of habi...

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