31 Dec '16, 12pm

Mexico Should Build A Solar Border Wall

Mexico Should Build A Solar Border Wall

The pair argue that production and construction costs are lower in Mexico than in the US, meaning that Mexico could get more electricity per dollar spent than would be possible north of the border. The power produced could be distributed by a high voltage direct current (HVDC) grid to such US cities as San Diego, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Tucson, Phoenix, El Paso, San Antonio. Albuquerque, Dallas, and Houston, earning Mexico significant income. The solar panel wall would also help to secure the border between the two countries, as the installation would require full time protection.

Full article: https://cleantechnica.com/2016/12/31/mexico-build-solar-b...

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