World’s Tallest Solar Tower Could Help Make Israel a ‘Sunshine Superpower’

Construction of the world’s tallest solar tower is underway. The 820-foot tower, which stands in the middle of a 121-megawatt concentrated solar complex in Israel’s sun-drenched Negev desert, is slated for commercial operation by the end of 2017. The Ashalim Solar Thermal Power Station, built and operated by Megalim Solar …