Ukraine found an unlikely tool to resist Russia: Solar panels

May 22, 2023

Its field of solar panels, installed as an environmentally friendly measure before the war, turned into a tool to resist the Kremlin’s attacks. A push for solarRenewable advocates want solar power to be a sizable chunk of the new capacity. 17 in Irpin, waves at colleagues as he inspects solar panels on the school’s roof. © Ed Ram for The Washington Post As children play, solar panels atop a small hospital in Horenka capture sunlight. The resilience of the pumping station inspired a wave of new inquiries from businesses and homeowners who want their own solar panels, he said.