Largest Photovoltaic Farm in the World goes Online in California

Topaz solar farm, courtesy of First Solar

Topaz solar farm, courtesy of First Solar

The world’s largest solar photovoltaic farm has gone online in California, expected to power over 160,ooo homes. This is a new milestone for the United States, who is catching up with the rest of the world in terms of energy generating capacity in renewables. This solar farm encompasses over 2 square miles, and is set to expand in the near future. Alongside the Tesla battery plant, the Topaz solar farm is a significant addition to the US’s renewable energy initiative.

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