PG and E to install 500 megawatts of solar that doesn’t require transmission lines-
Finally, doing solar electricity the right way. It’s called “distributed power generation” as opposed to centralized generation. The solar cells will go on the vast rooftops of malls, and office complexes (or adjacent to them) in California.
After spending over 20 days exploring the California and Nevada deserts I am more opposed than ever to the use of lands that are remote from the load for solar electricity.
California utility plows ahead with midsize solar. By Martin LaMonica. Green Tech in CNet News.