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Ukraine to launch its first solar plant at Chernobyl

Workers installing photovoltaic panels on the new one-megawatt solar power plant located just 100 metres from a giant metal dome sealing the remains of the 1986 Chernobyl accident.

Chernobyl, Ukraine

AT ground zero of Ukraine's Chernobyl tragedy, workers in orange vests are busy erecting hundreds of dark-coloured panels as the country gets ready to launch its first solar plant to revive the abandoned territory.

The new one-megawatt power plant is located just...