Salkhit Wind Farm to launch Mongolia's clean energy future (Photos)

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Balancing tradition and technology

For centuries, the typical image of Mongolia has been nomadic herders on horseback living in yurts or gers. This century, however, Mongolia wants to also become known as a clean energy powerhouse. Balancing their traditional culture with this modern technological development will be an ongoing objective, but as of this month, Mongolia is taking an important step towards its vision of a clean energy future with the launch of the first wind farm in the country.

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