It turns out that the answer is yes. A French company, named Ciel et Terre has an interesting approach that involves floating solar arrays on reservoirs, quarry lakes, irrigation canals or remediation and tailing ponds.
In this time lapse video, their technology is installed at a solar array at a farm in Berkshire, England and I guess makes it the largest floating solar farm in the U.K.
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This post was prepared by Solar Thermal Magazine staff.