St Lucia to construct solar farm

St Lucia to construct solar farm

In a statement, the company said that when connected to the grid, the solar farm's 14,900 photovoltaic panels are expected to generate the equivalent electricity used by nearly 3,500 homes while offsetting over 3,800 metric tons of carbon dioxide annually. "The solar farm is historic for St. Lucia as it will be the first utility-scale renewable energy project on the island, where diesel-powered generators currently account for over 99 per cent of electricity generation, the statement noted.

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