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Agrivoltaics: A Possible Connection Point for Solar Energy and Farmlands

Agrivoltaics: A Possible Connection Point for Solar Energy and Farmlands

Here’s a fact you probably haven’t considered before: America, from Maine to Alaska and down to Hawaii, encompasses over 3.5 million square miles of space. With all of that land, it would seem like there’s plenty of room for everyone. But as with everything else, some land is more desirable than others. This is true…

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Five Compelling Reasons to Adopt Solar Now – Even in a Stalled Economy

Five Compelling Reasons to Adopt Solar Now – Even in a Stalled Economy

I saw the above stats about how solar energy adoption has accelerated in recent years and was intrigued. Most people understand that solar energy is a clean alternative to fossil fuels and dramatically reduces carbon emissions. Yet it took 40 years of convincing for businesses, cities, schools, farms, and individuals to “go solar.” What‘s fueled…

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IN-ACRE: New Coalition Promotes Clean Energy, Property Rights for Hoosier Farmers

IN-ACRE: New Coalition Promotes Clean Energy, Property Rights for Hoosier Farmers

Guess who’s not on lockdown during the COVID-19 crisis? Indiana’s farmers. It’s planting season so their social distancing is inside a tractor cab. Despite the pandemic, it’s obvious the Hoosier state remains serious about feeding a hungry world. Let me share some numbers with you. As of 2018, Indiana had 56,649 farms, 94,350 farmers with…

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