Photo Gallery Turning Desert Sun into Electricity

The solution to Europe's energy problems could lie just to the south of the continent. According to scientists, the sun rays that fall on the deserts of North Africa and the Middle East contain enough energy to meet Europe's electricity needs many times over.
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Foto: Solar Millennium AG
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Foto: TREC
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Foto: DLR
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