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Georgia Power experiments with solar power in 7 cities

VALDOSTA, GA (WTOC) - Georgia Power is experimenting with solar power in seven cities across the state.

Seven solar panels were installed in and around the industrial park in Valdosta.

Each 3-by-5-foot panel can generate about 200 watts of electricity. Georgia Power and the electric power research institute are conducting an 18-month study on the feasibility of solar power.

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