Alternate title: Another sign that America isn’t the greatest country in the world anymore.
The finished plant would be comparable in power production to the four in-progress coal-fired Ultra Mega Power Plants (UMPP) under production, at 4 gigawatts of power. But those plants are struggling to hold prices low due to reliance on imported low-carbon coal. The solar plant’s operations won’t be subject to any such constraints.
Image source and article: http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2013/09/24/2674891/india-solar-largest-ever/