The proliferation of solar panels is creating new opportunities for thieves. In Germany, local police have set up a special task force to combat the problem. According to a German publication, it could be organized gangs who are removing panels with speed and expertise. Earlier this month, police arrested three men accused of stealing 250 solar panels and then trying to sell them online.
German Thieves' New Take On Solar Panel Recycling
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