New floating PV panels can generate up to 10 percent of U.S. electricity needs

(Natural News) In order to conserve land, researchers┬áproposed an alternative location for space-intensive solar energy farms. They wanted to set up floating solar photovoltaic arrays on the┬ásurfaces of the thousands of artificial reservoirs that provide drinking water and hydroelectric power to the United States. A recent study conducted by the┬áNational Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) pointed…

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