Oct 16, 2020

US highways have significant solar potential

Posted by in categories: energy, sustainability, transportation

Utilizing lands for Right of Ways of Interstate Highways offer a lot of solar potential.

From pv magazine USA

As more states establish renewable energy mandates and expand the penetration of solar onto their grids, officials and developers are finding that locating land for these projects can be tricky. A new study released by the University of Texas at Austin’s Webber Energy Group looks to solve some of these siting issues by using publicly available and underutilized land at interstate exits.

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