solar power

Agri View: Renewable Energy on the Farm

Dan Agri View, Energy

Maybe you have noticed, maybe not. Those huge reflector screens are becoming more and more common in rural areas. Everett Griner talks about the reflectors used to generate renewable energy in rural areas in today’s Agri View. They provide cheaper electricity in chicken houses, dairy farm, and even rural homes. Rural Solar Energy One of America’s biggest farm organizations is …

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Wind and Solar Energy Cover Over 10 Percent of U.S. Power Generation

Dan Energy, Industry News Release

Wind farms and solar panels that dot the map of rural America now account for more than 10 percent of U.S. power generation. Bloomberg News reports wind farms in Texas, Oklahoma and elsewhere accounted for eight percent of electric generation, while residential and commercial solar installations provided about two percent. The U.S. Energy Information Administration says that during 2016, wind …