Floating solar panels buoy access to clean energy in Asia

By Laurie Goering

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In my opinion, the use of floating solar panels in areas where ground is desperately needed for growing crops is a brilliant idea. Here in the States, we put solar panels on roofs, in parking areas, and out in the deserts, where crops are not currently grown. I have never heard of anyone converting farmland for the use of solar panels, although wind turbines are very appropriately used in farm and ranchland.

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So, it is similar idea to the one in Yamakura dam.

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