Sunny Energy in Shia Country: Iranians Implement Solar Panels – Science

Nothing more sinister than solar panels lurk amid the arid hills of rural Iran, apparently marking the country’s desire to wean itself off fossil fuel and a contentious nuclear energy programme.

Large-scale solar projects have been implemented under President Hassan Rouhani, whose election last year brought about a change in Iran’s direction and policies.

The Iranian government has allocated $60m this year to develop photovoltaic solar projects compared to just $12m last year…


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Post time: Jan-05-2018
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