China and Pakistan are building the world’s largest solar farm in the Punjabi desert

September 8, 2015 by  
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Documentary on Quaid-e-Azam Solar Park… by qaspk Pakistan and China are on their way to building the world’s largest solar farm, with the completion of a 100 Megawatt, 400,000-panel pilot power project, the first solar power plant ever built in Pakistan. Spread out over almost 500 acres of flat land in the Punjabi desert and known as the Quaid-e-Azam Solar Power Park (QUASP), the $130 million project took just three months for Chinese company, Xinjian Sunoasis to build. And it is just the first part of a larger project, the $46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. According to Chinadialogue , when the project is complete in 2017, the same site could see a total of 5.2 million photovoltaic cells producing up to 1,000 Megawatts of electricity – or enough to power about 320,000 homes. Critics say the project will create new environmental problems while it solves others. Read the rest of China and Pakistan are building the world’s largest solar farm in the Punjabi desert

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Finally, an umbrella you’ll never lose

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If you are someone who is endlessly searching for your misplaced umbrella when bad weather strikes, have no fear: the Blunt Umbrella is here. The smart umbrella is equipped with the Bluetooth-enabled Tile app . The technology uses your smartphone to locate the lost umbrella , which starts “singing” until it is found again – giving a whole new meaning to “Singing in the Rain.” Read the rest of Finally, an umbrella you’ll never lose

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Tiny Collingwood Shepherd Hut on wheels is inspired by 19th century mobile homes

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