Solar Power in the Maldives

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President Mohamed Nasheed climbed on to the roof of his official residence, Muleeaage, on Thursday morning to complete the installation of a solar power system.

President Mohamed Nasheed of Maldives, a nation of 1,200 low islands south of India, helped install 48 donated solar photovoltaic panels on the roof of his official residence in the crowded capital, Male.

The Maldives has announced plans to green its energy sector and pledged under the Copenhagen Accord to become carbon neutral by 2020…

Read Full Article,Republic of Maldives, the President Office, 10-07-2010 Press Release

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Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed, who once famously held a cabinet meeting underwater to draw attention to climate change, is installing a solar photovoltaic (PV) system on his official residence…

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