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Brixton estate gets solar power

Loughborough estate
Engineers install the panels on the roof of the Loughborough estate. Credit: ITN

A solar power project paid for by local residents has been installed at the Loughborough estate in Brixton. It is the first time in an inner city in the UK that a community has put solar panels on the roof of their estate. The residents each paid between £250 and £20,000.

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