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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: You still don't understand. It's not the technology, but the people. Not one government in the would would allow it's electrical supply be controlled by other countries, especially in the Mideast. At least with oil it's spread with coal all over the world. Both are harmful, but cant be stopped by a revolution or a dis grunted person with a shovel and a ax...optic control cable.

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