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Greening the desert with...solar and wind?

 
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Could this be true?  Imagine if it were, enough energy for the region and perhaps the whole continent and increased water precipitation.


Climate model shows large-scale wind and solar farms in the Sahara increase rain and vegetation," Science (2018).


Greening the desert with...solar and wind?
 
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solar one in califorina
went there as a elm. child for field trip.
still looks the same now.
not any greener in the area...lol
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