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Blake Ekelund

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Sahara desert as a solar farm.

Instead of looking at the Sahara desert as a vast unusable wasteland, look at it as good as gold!

Think... If 0.3% of this desert were covered in solar panels, we would have enough energy to power Europe!

Now take that scale to 1%. We could power the U.S and Europe without the use of Nuclear, Coal, and other non renewable "harmful" substances.

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  • Oct 24 2012: Good luck with HVDC. Any 16 year old hacker could bring it down and I'm sure as hell not paying the huge cost of building it.
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      Oct 24 2012: yeah, you know, because hackers often bring down the electric grid. you know, because it is electric, and hackers ... also do ... electric things.

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