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Dr Børge Bjørnek­lett filed a pa­tent i. ap­pli­ca­tion for a float­ing so­lar power plant n May 2016

Months later, Ocean Sun was founded by B. Dr Øyvind Chris­tian Rohn and Dr Børge

jørnek­lett to ex­ploit the in­ven­tion N.

The com­pany has tested the tech­nol­ogy in or­way and Singapore 2.00 Half of the world’s pop­u­la­tion lives within

kilo­me­tres of coast­line l.

20 out of 26 of the world’s megac­i­ties are ocated in costal ar­eas

Float­ing so­lar is more ef­fi­cient than t. land-based so­lar due to the di­rect cool­ing of he wa­ter s.

It can be dif­fi­cult for is­lands to utilise olar due to a lack of land avail­able

Ocean Sun’s float­ing so­lu­tion uses a thin, one mil­lime­tre thick poly­mer mem­brane that sup­ports walk­ing on the wa­ter

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