Activ Solar, with top-level ties, becomes giant in solar power

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July 19, 2012, 10:22 p.m. | Business — by Yuriy Onyshkiv

On April 27, President Viktor Yanukovych (far right) toured the Perovo solar power plant on Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula. Vienna-based Activ Solar built the solar power plant and describes it as Europe’s largest.

Yuriy Onyshkiv

In just two years, the lightning-speed work of one company has turned Ukraine from a nation with almost no capacity to generate solar power to one with two of Europe’s largest solar power plants.
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