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Where Did the Carter White House’s Solar Panels Go?

26 Aug , 2017
Created by Hope Eccleston

Credit: Courtesy of Mark Tardif The White House itself once harvested the power of the sun. On June 20, 1979, the Carter administration installed 32 panels designed to harvest the sun’s rays and use them to heat water. Here is what Carter predicted at the dedication ceremony: “In the year 2000 this solar water heater […]

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