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Agrivoltaics offer a huge opportunity to put SA's many, many hectares of unused land and unemployed people to work, writes Nick Hedley

South Africa is a water-scarce country with a chronic electricity supply problem and huge unmet potential in food production. That makes it the perfect candidate to lead a global revolution in agrivoltaics – growing crops under raised solar panels.

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