California opens world's largest solar power farm - as evidence emerges that it leaves birds who fly over 'scorched'

Environmentalists in California face a difficult dilemma after it emerged that a brand new solar power plant could actually be scorching to death some birds that fly over it.

Independent

Last updated on 19 January 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United States of America
Region: 
North America
Threats: 
Infrastructure and service corridors
Species group: 
Birds