Tina Casey of CleanTechnica writes about the benefits of agrivoltaics.
- Agrivoltaics co-locates solar arrays in grazing fields, row crops, and other agricultural activities to help boost farmer’s bottom lines and reduce emissions.
- Some research suggests that agrivoltaics also increases crop yields and conserves water and soil.
- Agrivoltaics has received bipartisan support in Congress with the introduction of the Agrivoltaics Research and Demonstration Act of 2023 which would study the impacts of agrivoltaics and fund R&D at the Department of Agriculture.
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