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A region run entirely on solar power

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The solar array on Fakaofo, one of the atolls in Tokelau. (Courtesy of Dean Parchomchuk)

The New Zealand Territory of Tokelau will soon get all its power from the sun. Dean Parchomchuk, director of the company behind the project, is originally from Kelowna. He's in Tokelau, and told Rebecca how it all works.

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