OPB Science From the Northwest

Old MacDonald had a...massive solar farm? (Oh, and sheep)

06/15/2022 | 6m 25s | Video has closed captioning.

It’s pretty easy to make solar power these days – you just need sun, more sun and LOTS of space for panels. This is something farmers have in acres. Oregon scientists say farmers can future-proof their livelihoods (and the planet) by pairing agriculture and solar power production in the same fields. They’ll save water and make money, all while feeding and electrifying the world.

Aired: 06/15/22

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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