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Japanese Academics Plan Energy Utopia in the Sahara
11/15/2011

The idea behind the Sahara Solar Breeder Project is to perfect a process that turns the Sahara’s sand into high-purity silicon suitable for making photovoltaic panels, then send the abundant clean electricity produced across vast distances via high-temperature superconducting transmission lines. But can it work?

Learn more from Sahara Solar Breeder Foundation.

 

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