Update on October 13, 2008 6:30 a.m. PT: Corrections to the SkyFuel's relationship to NREL and it's projected cost of delivered electricity.
Even with the teetering economy, solar companies are bullish that tapping free energy from the sun is a solid financial move.
SkyFue on Friday is hosting an event to unveil its solar power plant system: a parabolic trough made from reflective plastic. Colorado Gov. Bill Rittner will speak at the event, held at SkyFuel's research center in Arvada, Colo.
Parabolic troughs have been around for decades and are considered the incumbent technology in … Read more