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Tokelau Islands Shift to Solar Energy

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"The Tokelau Renewable Energy Project is a world first. Tokelau's three main atolls now have enough solar capacity, on average, to meet electricity needs," New Zealand Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully said in a statement.

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Christeen A (369)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 7:10 pm
Yea. This is a win-win. Thanks for sharing.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 7, 2012, 10:42 pm
This is good news but it's time the larger nations took this action. Let's hope they do soon.

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 8, 2012, 4:40 am
Did you read the article - "1,500 islanders live by subsistence farming, with thousands of others choosing to settle in New Zealand or neighbouring Samoa." I'm not certain that the USA can fit into New Zealand, and we are not subsistence farmers.

Frans B (582)
Thursday November 8, 2012, 6:15 am
good then ??

desanka s (416)
Thursday November 8, 2012, 3:47 pm
Tokelau consists of three small islands and has just 1,500 residents, but they show that can be done. This is going to be way harder for larger nations. TY Nancy!

Terry V (30)
Thursday November 8, 2012, 5:35 pm
very good news

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Helen Porter (39)
Friday November 9, 2012, 7:15 pm
sounds good

Gvapo T (22)
Monday November 12, 2012, 10:38 am
small island (population) but big step forward ;)
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