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In Guatemala, powering the darkest jungles with the sun

PANAJACHEL, Guatemala — Like many developing countries, Guatemala suffers from a serious problem: a lack of electricity that leaves many poor and rural villages in complete darkness.

Enter energy entrepreneur Manuel Aguilar, whose company Quetsol has found a way to capture sunlight with simple solar photovoltaic panels. The result? He and his business partners are bringing cheap and renewable energy to the jungle.

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