Solar Towers have been besieged with controversy. When the Ivanpah Tower in California was build in 2013. Opposition emerged regarding bird kills. Due to this Brightsource (the developer) had gone back to the drawing board. This new tower is located in southern Israel’s desert. It has been made shorter and is equipped with various technologies to keep birds away. This one tower is designed to provide Israel with 1% of the countries electric needs. Read Here!