Christina Sistrunk, Area Energy President and CEO announced plans Wednesday to build California's largest solar energy project at the Belridge oilfield west of Bakersfield. GlassPoint Solar acting CEO Ben Bierman leads the company that will build the 770-acre Belridge Solar Project.

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Great to see solar applied to the oilfield. But newer technologies produce steam for EOR 50-70% cheaper, so this thing is obsolete even before it's built.

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