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Europe Now Creates Enough Solar Power to Fuel Austria

September 26, 2012

Europe now generates 52 gigawatts of solar energy, which is still only 2 percent of the continent’s total power output–but enough to fuel all of Austria according to various news sources.

And despite the continued depressing economic news that has spread from the Atlantic to the Russian border, two-thirds of PV installations across the world in 2011 were in Europe.

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