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New solar farm can provide power for 1000 homes


Oct. 14, 2009 -The Good News is, solar farms can power thousands of homes; the Bad News? Buried at the back of these stories is a growing resentment expressed by the companies involved when having to deal with more land-use restrictions, namely on prime agricultural land. They want the land because it is good for growing crops, and the agri-food industry needs to see that.


October 14, 2009
By The Toronto Star

Oct. 14, 2009 -The Good News is, solar farms can power thousands of homes; the Bad News? Buried at the back of these stories is a growing resentment expressed by the companies involved when having to deal with more land-use restrictions, namely on prime agricultural land. They want the land because it is good for growing crops, and the agri-food industry needs to see that.              READ MORE

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