US Department of Defense: U.S. to purchase 40,000 solar panels

The U.K. Department of Defence has said it will buy 20,000 photovoltaic panels for its military and air purifiers.

The announcement came at the end of a week-long roundtable in London, where officials discussed the U.N.’s World Solar Summit.

The panels, called UVA, will be installed in a new solar power station in the Royal Air Force base in the city of Duxford.

During the meeting, Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said he expects the panel sales to be a boost for the U