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Developing nations are driving record growth in solar power

While Europe, Japan, Australia and the US drove early installations of solar power, in recent years developing countries led by China have taken the lead and now account for more than half of new solar installations globally. Solar power accounts for …and more » #solarpower

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5500 US Schools Use Solar Power, and That’s Growing as Costs Fall, Study Shows

Most are installed on rooftops, but there are many other models: solar farms are being built near campuses or on shaded carports in parking lots; urban schools with less space are participating in community solar projects; new buildings are being … #savingenergy

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Putting Solar+Storage to Work for Africa’s Farmers

BayWa r.e. renewables subsidiary successfully commissioned its first project in Southern Africa, a combined solar PV plant and battery system in the Zambian province of Chisamba in October. #solarenergy #solar #solarpanels #solarpower

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Solar + Batteries: Is renewable home backup power finally here?

For years, solar customers have waited for a reliable and affordable way to access their solar power in case the grid were to go down and truly be energy independent of power outages. But for years batteries have been too expensive, too custom-built …and more » #renewablehomeenergy #renewable #energy

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