Largest solar thermal station opens

 22 Feb 2014 - 0:00

A solar receiver and boiler on top of a tower at the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in the Mojave Desert in California near Primm, Nevada. The largest solar thermal power-tower system in the world, owned by NRG Energy, Google and BrightSource Energy, opened last week in the Ivanpah Dry Lake.