Photo Gallery: Solar Energy from Africa
06/16/2009
The Trans-Mediterranean Renewable Energy Cooperation (TREC) is a network of...
Solar Millennium AG

The Trans-Mediterranean Renewable Energy Cooperation (TREC) is a network of scientists and politicians from various countries who have taken it upon themselves to solve Europe's energy problem. Their vision, which they call Desertec, is to turn desert sun into electricity with solar thermal technology. The plan would use parabolic trough collectors to gather sunlight like a magnifying glass ...