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  • ... injured on the site of BrightSource Energy's Ivanpah solar facility in September. It died shortly after. Solar flux is being ... Generating System in the Mojave Desert two weeks ago, ReWire has learned. Found on the site still alive, the bird was shipped to a ...
  • ... California Energy Commission (CEC) this weekend, and the news is unsettling for anyone concerned with the plant's effect on desert ... by the plant's concentrated solar energy. As ReWire reported last week, similar mortalities are already being reported ...
  • ... with injuries from concentrated " solar flux." As ReWire reported last month, Ivanpah workers found an injured peregrine ... of death of seven of the birds. Which means that pending news on the fate of the yellowthroat, at least 12 of the birds killed ...
  • Bird deaths continued in March at the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in San Bernardino ... larks were among the birds found dead at the Ivanpah solar facility in March | Photo: Kenneth ...
  • ... Photo: craigdietrich/Flickr/Creative Commons License   ReWire reported earlier this month that early September was tough on birds ... full data set is in, and it's not particularly good news . According to compliance documents the plant's owners filed with the ...
  • With the cancellation of one of the biggest solar projects proposed for the California desert, the utility-scale solar ... that scenario has been undercut, as long-time ReWire readers know, by plummeting prices for photovoltaic solar panels, ... Environmental Impact Statement, are probably completely dead . Some big organizations, the Obama administration foremost among them, ...
  • ... Dunes from the air | Photo: Solar Reserve   An article on Solar Reserve's Crescent Dunes solar ... world's tallest such solar power tower when completed at 640 feet -- at least until BrightSource gets some of the 750-foot ... makes the math easier. Crescent Dunes' concrete will (by ReWire's estimation) have contributed between 14.7 and 43.1 million pounds of ...
  • A photo of the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System taken in late February by members of Basin ... roads that crisscross the facility. Either way, based on ReWire's months of experience witnessing wind storms in the Ivanpah ... project has directed concentrated solar radiation at one of the boilers. The resulting " solar flux" heated water in the ...
  • The reported deaths at the solar power plant ebbed only slightly after peaking in April, and more than ... bunting, one of the species found dead at the Ivanpah solar facility in May | Photo: Carla ... Electric Generating System proposed for Riverside County. ReWire often receives comments on our monitoring of wildlife deaths at ...
  • ... reached their decisions on whether to include mention of solar flux wildlife injuries, it's strange and more than a little gratifying to see a story we broke here at ReWire grow wings and go worldwide. ... ad tag The bad news for Ivanpah's owners kicked into full swing just as Energy Secretary ...

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