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Morocco is building a giant thermosolar farm in the Sahara Desert

Ouarzazate Solar Power Station, Morocco Image: REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal

Adam Jezard

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The Ouarzazate Solar Power Station is also known as Noor, which is Arabic for 'light'
The Ouarzazate Solar Power Station is also known as Noor, which is Arabic for 'light' Image: REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal

The new Ouarzazate Solar Power Station will help Morocco meet its renewable power targets.
The new Ouarzazate Solar Power Station will help Morocco meet its renewable power targets. Image: Solar Business Hub

A thermosolar power plant is pictured at Noor II Ouarzazate Solar Power Station, Morocco
A thermosolar power plant is pictured at Noor II Ouarzazate Solar Power Station, Morocco Image: REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal

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