Global gaming sensation Fortnite embraces solar – yes, Fortnite


The global online gaming sensation is an notorious online escape from the ‘day-to-day’, offering a world packed with weapons, power-ups, and now, solar panels!

The game’s ninth-season has a slightly futuristic bent, and has incorporated renewable energy in an interesting way. Players earn points for visiting the various solar facilities in numerous locations on the map.

In case you’re wondering, Forbes has published a list of their locations.

The island’s transition is far from complete, with smoke stacks still billowing pollution into the air in urban locations, but it’s slowly getting greener.

Here’s hoping that Oscar Wilde got it right when he said ” “Life imitates Art far more than Art imitates Life”.

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