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Photos: In India, telecom sector taps solar power

OPIC’s board recently approved $150 million in financing to expand the use of solar energy to power telecommunications towers in India.

Applied Solar Technologies plans to use the financing to supplement the diesel-powered generators on the cellular towers with solar hybrid energy systems.

Attached are some photos of the project.

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