Thursday, January 16, 2014

Three new suns over the Ivanpah Valley.

No rant here, nothing but pictures and video. I am all written out about this tragedy which
has befallen the Ivanpah Valley, at the hands of a supposedly Green president and administration.
Just site search this blog, it seems the worst predictions have pretty much come to pass with this
solar “farm’s” building.

Note that I am using fullsized photos here for better viewing.

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The above is the view from the Carl’s Junior at the Primm Factory Outlet Mall, about 2 or 3 miles from Solar Two.
All the following photographs are of the BrightSource/Bechtel Ivanpah SEGS near stateline, Primm, Nevada.
Below is Solar One.
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The photograph below taken near the Nipton Road northbound onramp clearly shows how the solar plant totally
dominates the landscape.
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From here I moved to a position about half a mile from Solar One off Yates Well Road but first a zoomed in
photograph from Nipton Road.
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Another shot from Nipton looking at one of the new “suns” over the Ivanpah Valley. The human eye is drawn to this
as avian eyes probably are, in my opinion.
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The rest are from the location near Yates Well Road mentioned earlier.
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Contact me if you need full resolution images and I will email or burn a cd for you and send it
out straight away.

Yes, the Ivanpah Valley now has three new suns and I can’t say that it is the better for them.

Morongobill

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