01 Nov '13, 2am

Google Invests $100 Million Into California Solar Plant

Google has spent more than $1 billion in investments for over 2 gigawatts worth of renewable energy projects. Solar energy has become one of the company’s most favored forms of clean power, but Google has also invested heavily in wind and even hydrogen fuel. The Mount Signal Solar project is taking root in California’s Imperial County and is expected to begin producing electrical power within the coming year. “We are on schedule to complete the project in 2014 and when completed it will be one of the largest single-axis tracker PV plants in the world,” Robert Hemphill, CEO of Silver Ridge Power, said in a statement.

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