California wind turbines kill more wildlife per megawatt than identical turbines in other parts of the country, according to a new study by two Smithsonian Institution researchers and a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service biologist.
Putting solar panels on suitable undeveloped rooftop space in L.A. County could create about half of the electrical power California needs on a typical summer day, and developing just five percent of that rooftop capacity would generate almost 30,000 jobs.
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