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China installed a larger amount of new solar capacity in 2023 than the total amount ever installed in any other nation, contributing to its already dominant position in the global renewable energy landscape, reports Bloomberg. According to the national energy administration (NEA), China added 217 gigawatts (GW) of solar capacity in 2023, a figure which surpasses its previous record of 87GW in 2022 and exceeds the “entire solar fleet of 175GW in the US”, the news outlet adds.