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Coachella Valley, California, a palmero working in a grove of date palms. Climbing up a ladder he pollinates the buds that will become the dates, and ties the bunch together with string. Once up in the tree he moves around on the fronds themselves  © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California, a palmero working in a grove of date palms. Climbing up a ladder he pollinates the buds that will become the dates, and ties the bunch together with string. Once up in the tree he moves around on the fronds themselves
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California. memorial to two palmeros killed when the platform they were working on came into contact with an electric power line. The crane was leaking oil and one worker was electrocuted while the other burned to death. Both were Mexican immigrants. Other workers built this memorial to them on the corner of 68th Avenue and Highway 86, in the Mexican tradition  © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California. memorial to two palmeros killed when the platform they were working on came into contact with an electric power line. The crane was leaking oil and one worker was electrocuted while the other burned to death. Both were Mexican immigrants. Other workers built this memorial to them on the corner of 68th Avenue and Highway 86, in the Mexican tradition
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Solar farm being installed in Pembrokeshire in front of the Valero oil refinery, Rhoscrowther, Pembrokeshire. © Paul Box/reportdigital.co.uk

Solar farm being installed in Pembrokeshire in front of the Valero oil refinery, Rhoscrowther, Pembrokeshire.
© Paul Box/reportdigital.co.uk

Harvesting cauliflowers in the rain, Cornwall © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Harvesting cauliflowers in the rain, Cornwall
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Solar farm being installed in Pembrokeshire in front of the Valero oil refinery, Rhoscrowther, Pembrokeshire. © Paul Box/reportdigital.co.uk

Solar farm being installed in Pembrokeshire in front of the Valero oil refinery, Rhoscrowther, Pembrokeshire.
© Paul Box/reportdigital.co.uk

Ground mounted Photovoltaic panels at a Solar energy park on a nursery in the Vale of Evesham, Worcestershire © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Ground mounted Photovoltaic panels at a Solar energy park on a nursery in the Vale of Evesham, Worcestershire
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

International Sunflower Guerrilla Gardening Day - the resulting crop of illicit cultivation. Tower Hamlets, East London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

International Sunflower Guerrilla Gardening Day – the resulting crop of illicit cultivation. Tower Hamlets, East London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk