Solar is still a viable option

Spackman, Paul
June 2014
Farmers Weekly;6/20/2014 Supplement Livestock Event 2014, p34
Trade Publication
The article examines how solar panels can provide attractive returns for livestock farmers. Topics mentioned include livestock farmers with large on-site energy demand having the most to gain from solar panels being one of the simplest form of renewable energy generation, how adapting on-farm power use to maximise electricity generated rather than exporting it to the grid can maximise returns, and the potential pitfalls of solar panels.


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