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India Company, 3/5 Dark Horse Marines use solar power to brighten mission accomplishment

Marines and sailors of India Company, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, and their Afghan national army counterparts, pose in front of a modified ZeroBase Regenerator at Patrol Base Sparks, in Sangin District, Dec. 29. The ZeroBased Regenerator, nicknamed “the Raptor,” after the type of power cells in its six solar panels, can keep more than 17 computers and 15 lighting units running throughout the night. The Marines of 1st Platoon, added four more panels to their “Raptor” for further solar energy conservation.



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This work, India Company, 3/5 Dark Horse Marines use solar power to brighten mission accomplishment [Image 3 of 4], by MSgt William Price, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:12.29.2010

Date Posted:01.06.2011 12:27

Photo ID:355665

VIRIN:101229-M-#####-001

Resolution:1400x788

Size:396.53 KB

Location:PATROL BASE SPARKS, AF

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India Company, 3/5 Dark Horse Marines use solar power to brighten mission accomplishment

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