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EarthCam Time-Lapse Documents Construction of the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System

WHAT: EarthCam’s newest hand-edited time-lapse movie highlights progress for BrightSource Energy’s Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System (ISEGS) in California. Watch construction for this massive solar generating system from February 2011 to August 2013 with high definition megapixel imagery.

WHY:  The ISEGS is the largest commercial scale solar thermal project in the world and is expected to generate 392-megawatts, enough to serve more than 140,000 homes in California during the peak hours of the day.