Rooftops set to generate 450 megawatt of solar power

August 2014
FRPT- Energy Snapshot;8/24/2014, p14
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The article reports on the plan of the city government of New Delhi, India to allocate rooftops for the production of solar power in 2014. Topics covered include the installation of solar panels on the rooftops of building as well as focus of the government on clean energy projects. Also mentioned is the plan to construct a solar energy park in the city.


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