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Schneider Electric, Scale Microgrid Solutions Agree to Co-create Microgrid for Bowery Farming

Schneider Electric, Scale Microgrid Solutions Agree to Co-create Microgrid for Bowery Farming

The new hybrid microgrid system will be built for the farm’s newly commissioned facility in New Jersey, which will be designed to support indoor vertical farming. That microgrid will involve a rooftop solar array and natural gas generator, coupled with a lithium-ion battery storage system. A cloud-connected system behind the meter will connect the microgrid.

Cannabis Growers Eye Microgrids to Cut Energy Bills

Cannabis Growers Eye Microgrids to Cut Energy Bills

Indoor growers are looking to cut spiraling electricity consumption with custom-built microgrids in U.S. states where cannabis cultivation is legal. The firms are considering solar, co-generation and battery systems as ways to cut the cost of energy, which is the second-biggest overhead for many growers, said Duncan Campbell, vice president of project development at Scale […]

Cannabis Environmental Best Management Practices Guide

Cannabis Environmental Best Management Practices Guide

The Cannabis Environmental Best Management Practices Guide (the Guide) is the product of the Denver Department of Public Health & Environment (DDPHE) Cannabis Sustainability Working Group (CSWG), an interdisciplinary, collaborative, sustainability work group convened in 2016 for the purpose of providing sector-specific sustainability resources and guidance to the local cannabis industry.

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