It is cloudy in the ATX and the Big Red Car does not like it.
Some years ago, before oil went to where it is, there was much pocket protector discussion about the efficacy of solar power — freeeeeeeeeeeeeeee energy, whee!
Lots of money got diverted from the real world to big projects. One of the biggest was in California.
It was a massive project in the Mojave Desert by Ivanpah (the company who built it) which was funded by a $1,600,000,000, that’s $1.6 BILLION dollars, loan guaranty from the Obama administration. Look at this baby, wow!
Small point — that’s YOUR money and YOUR government picking winners in the free market. Some find fault with such a thing.