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Shrimp, Fish, & Solar: A Recipe For Success

August 29th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley

Fraunhofer ISE is leading experiments that combine solar power with aquaculture along the Mekong River in southern Vietnam. Many shrimp and fish farms cover their operations with greenhouse-like structures to keep contaminants out of the water. Fruahofer is turning those greenhouses into solar energy farms in a process known as SHRIMPS, a catchy acronym that stands for the convoluted and overly complex title "Solar-Aquaculture Habitats as Resource Efficient and Integrated Multilayer Production Systems."



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