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This year, the garden produced more than 8,000 pounds of produce, while the panels above generate enough power for 300 local homes. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption

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Energy

This Colorado 'solar garden' is literally a farm under solar panels

The newly passed infrastructure bill could lead to a boom in solar production requiring a lot more land, including farmland. But research is showing solar panels might actually help grow some crops.

Nights in Havana Blue Lab Beats
We Will Rise Blue Lab Beats
Flying
Over the Moon
Whole Heart Gryffin and Bipolar Sunshine
Horizons Timecop1983
Bright Lights Timecop1983
Firewalker Jungle Fire
Tropicoso Jungle Fire
Patience Suduaya
Nomad Suduaya

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Why Boston will need to wait longer for its 1st elected Black mayor

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Velocities Sleepy Fish
Sunbreak Sleepy Fish
Gelato (Instrumental) Kuchenmann & MF Eistee
Spaceship (Instrumental) Kuchenmann & Wun Two
Stereomoody Populous

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Passion Nightmares on Wax
African Pirates Nightmares on Wax
Overtime Cantoma
Rain Cantoma
The River Is Nearly Dry Moose

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