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A family farm in China thrives with solar energy investment

A family farm in China thrives with solar energy investment

Shi Mei and her husband in Shandong Province diversified their farming income by investing in rooftop solar panels, earning $10,000 annually from generating electricity.

Huizhong Wu and Han Guan Ng report for TheAssociated Press.

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Puerto Rico advocates for rooftop solar to replace aging power plants

Puerto Rico advocates for rooftop solar to replace aging power plants

A community in Puerto Rico is advocating for the adoption of rooftop solar panels as a sustainable energy solution as old fossil-fuel power plants near retirement.

Esther Frances reports for Inside Climate News.

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Tennessee Valley Authority proceeds with gas plant despite environmental compliance concerns

Tennessee Valley Authority proceeds with gas plant despite environmental compliance concerns

Despite warnings from the Environmental Protection Agency, Tennessee Valley Authority is pushing forward with plans for a new gas-powered plant in Tennessee.

Travis Loller reports for The Associated Press.

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Energy storage surge reshapes US electricity landscape

Energy storage surge reshapes US electricity landscape

Giant batteries are increasingly used to deliver solar power into the evening and stabilize electricity grids across the U.S., showcasing significant technology growth.

Brad Plumer and Nadja Popovich report for The New York Times.

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American solar firms request federal action against Asian competitors

American solar firms request federal action against Asian competitors

American solar manufacturers are calling for the U.S. government to impose measures against Asian countries allegedly dumping subsidized panels into the market, arguing this threatens the domestic industry.

Evan Halper reports for The Washington Post.

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Biden announces $7 billion for solar energy in low-income communities

Biden announces $7 billion for solar energy in low-income communities

President Biden's new initiative allocates $7 billion to support solar energy in underprivileged areas, aiming to reduce energy costs and emissions.

Syris Valentine reports for Grist.

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Navajo nation takes on energy disparity with solar initiatives

Navajo nation takes on energy disparity with solar initiatives

In an effort to combat long-standing energy inequities, Navajo Nation organizations are employing solar energy to bring power to off-grid homes for the first time.

Ginger Zee, Daniel Manzo, Kelly Livingston and Kelly Landrigan report for ABC News.

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