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The world’s largest solar power plant the Noor Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) is now live in Morocco. It will cut carbon emissions by 760,000 tons a year and provide power to 1.1 Million people.Solar

The solar power which is developed with the financial help of the World Bank is located in the Souss-Massa-Drâa area in Morocco.The Noor CSP plant will increase Morocco’s energy independence. The plant will be able to store solar energy in the form of heated molten salt, which allows for the production of electricity even at night.

Image via inhabitat.com
Image via inhabitat.com

The International Energy Agency estimates that up to 11% of the world’s electricity generation in 2050 could come from Concentrated Solar Power.

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