This infographic gives an interesting look at just how much power the sun puts out, and what that potential energy could mean to the US and the world if it was harnessed. Unfortunately, this blogger does not think a 50 mile by 50 mile solar array will be constructed anytime soon, even if it could power the entire US.
What do you think? Will solar one day be the largest provider of energy to the US or the world? Sound off in the comments below!
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Image courtesy of: Solar Sphere Home Solar Power Kits