Australian companies will help us build floating solar farms in California
Date tme：2015-12-17 Source：Grasol
A few days ago, the United States, California, hao tver Infratech company signed an agreement with Australia, provided by the company for its floating type 1 mw solar system, including 3576 pieces of panels, 276 and 12 pump on a raft.They will be used to build solar farms, is responsible for the town's water supply and irrigation water supply electric power plant.
The system will greatly reduce the evaporation loss, reduce the dependence on the treated water of chlorine and other chemicals.Solar panels provide shadows can also reduce the cyanobacterial photosynthesis, keep in cool water, improve water quality.
Howe tver at San Diego, 120 miles east is the famous of "carrot"."We decided to use Infratech floating type solar energy system, means that we will not because a large quantity of solar farms and the loss of precious arable land. We can take advantage of the three existing reservoirs, thus saving more land to increase food production."Howe tver DavidBradshaw council members said.He also pointed out that hao tver main source of water - Colorado river flows through the hoover dam is a drought.Residents "we use the water for drinking and irrigation, floating solar system installation also represents the water quality will be improved, but also ensure us toward 2030 California 50% renewable energy generation goals."