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P.E.I. firefighters get lessons on handling solar panel fires

By Thinh Nguyen, CBC News   

Headlines News Training firefighter training firefighters solar panels

April 21, 2023, Prince Edward Island – When firefighters pull up to a call and find a home’s solar panels on fire, can they use water to beat down the flames? The answer is yes, but with specific precautions, said David Candy, who is with the Riverview Fire Department in New Brunswick, who’s training firefighters on Prince Edward Island this week. CBC News reports. | READ MORE

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