Despite long searches, the Eindhoven city council has not succeeded in finding a new location for a large solar park. That is what the alderman Staf Depla (Economic Affairs) has written to the municipal council in a letter on behalf of the College of Mayor and Aldermen. Eindhoven’s ‘Climate Plan 2016 – 2020’ states that the city will install around 250,000 solar panels in that period. In 2015, this figure was about 50,000, almost all of which was on roofs of residential and other buildings. The momentary numbers¬†are not known right now; according to the College, figures will soon be available.

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