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Companies Partner to Study Reducing the Carbon Footprint of Cannabis

Companies Partner to Study Reducing the Carbon Footprint of Cannabis

New Frontier Data, in partnership with Scale Microgrid Solutions and Resource Innovation Institute, is producing the most comprehensive analysis of current energy consumption in today’s fast growing and quickly evolving cannabis industry. The study will examine cultivators’ and operators’ energy consumption across North America and will provide operational insights and cost indicators that can immediately […]

Reducing Carbon Footprint is a Win/Win

Reducing Carbon Footprint is a Win/Win

“Long term, energy management is probably the single biggest driver of economic success in the cannabis market,” Hade says. “Today, energy costs represent anywhere from 25 percent to 50 percent of a cultivation facility’s total operating costs. That percentage will almost certainly go up as the cultivation process becomes increasingly automated, which is already happening.

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