For the nearly 80,000 refugees living at the Zaatari camp in Jordan, electricity was a precious commodity.
Workers set up a permanent energy grid in 2016, but because of its prohibitively high cost, electricity had to be carefully rationed. Residents could only use electricity for six to eight hours a day after sunset. Want to wash a load of laundry or use the refrigerator during the afternoon? Not an option.
But a new solar power plant is going to help change that.
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