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The novel coronavirus pandemic is complicating the efforts by India's grid operators to prepare for the upcoming solar eclipse. Restrictions put in place by the Indian government to deal with the pandemic have decreased the demand for power in the country, which should mean that not as much power from sources other than solar will have to be called upon to replace the solar power temporarily put offline by the eclipse. But those restrictions also have reduced air pollution in the country, which has increased the amount of solar radiation that solar generation units can convert to power.

 

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Dr. Amal Khashab on Jun 5, 2020

Two birds for one stone. Thanks to God.

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