in Best of Africa, Technology The World’s Largest Solar Power Plant Is In Africa (Guess which country?) by PH November 10, 2015, 5:23 pm Morocco’s environment minister Hakima El Haite walks in front of a solar array that is part of the Noor 1 solar power plant, which is due to start operating in a few weeks. Loading... The plant uses concentrated solar power technology which is more expensive to install than photovoltaic panels, but able to store energy for nights and cloudy days. The project’s construction was officially launched by Morocco’s King Mohammed VI in 2013. Morocco’s new solar power plant will cover a 30 square kilometer area outside the city of Ouarzazate. Loading... See more Previous article 6 things Nigerians need to stop refrigerating Next article Top 10 Highest Paid African Footballers 2015 (#2 Yaya Toure, Guess #1) Written by PH Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.