Tag: renewable energy

The Desert Is An Ocean

The European Union is planning on setting up solar panels in the Sahara Desert to tap into the vast amounts of solar energy the area could produce:

The European Union is backing projects to turn the plentiful sunlight in the Sahara desert into electricity for power-hungry Europe, a scheme it hopes will help meet its target of deriving 20 percent of its energy from renewable sources in 2020.

That would be Africa hot.

In a related story, more oil is leaking in the Gulf of Mexico. @bpglobalpr #bpcares