Solar System in Tuvalu (image) Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership Caption The first major solar system in Tuvalu, atop the stadium roof in the capital, Funafuti, is the first step towards a national goal of being powered entirely by renewable energy sources by 2020. Amid worsening climate change-related problems for small island states, Tuvalu and the e8, donors of the system, hope to inspire much larger nations in climate talks upcoming in Copenhagen in December. Credit e8 Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.