Most solar farms align their solar arrays in rows and columns to form a grid. China just built a 250-acre solar farm shaped like a giant panda. A new solar power plant in Datong, China, however, decided to have a little fun with its design. China Merchants New Energy Group, one of the country’s largest clean energy operators, built a 248-acre solar farm in the shape of a giant panda. The first phase, which includes one 50-megawatt plant, was completed on June 30. The project just began delivering power to a grid in northwestern China, and a second panda is … Continue reading Kung-fu… Powerplant?