Pruned reports on Exelon City Solar in Chicago as the largest urban solar field in the nation. It’s a new use for a brownfield site. Perhaps we could have one installed on the old Parker Rust Proofing property:
Might this escalate to the point that we see the Fukushima Exclusion Zone turned into the largest wind farm in the world? Sure the place is radioactive but at least there are no militant NIMBYists living there to protest such an installation. The worse the disaster gets, the larger the contamination site — which ironically translates to more clean energy.