California is home to not only the largest photovoltaic installation in the world, but also the largest solar thermal.
And the latter is almost finished, and now you can take a Virtual Tour.
When completed, the Ivanpah solar thermal facility will generate 377 megawatts to power 140,000 homes.
Here’s a sampling of the tremendous images, but you should really spend a minute there yourself.
Also the aerial view from Google Earth of the site (located in California just a few miles southwest of Vegas) is insane:
Click here to take the full tour »