Monday, July 29, 2013
Solar project uses 120,000 metric tons of molten salt
John Moore8:45 PM
Isn’t that mixture explosive? I hope we don’t have a .12 kt explosion out in the desert some place.
This question has been asked before and the response is that this mixture is not explosive.
For an industry sourced FAQ see:
Perhaps you’re reminded that when potassium nitrate is mixed with black carbon powder and sulfur it makes gunpowder.