TITLE

Solar power: Sun keeps shining for pistachios long after harvest

AUTHOR(S)
Pollock, Dennis
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Western Farm Press;12/3/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 26, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Setton Pistachio plant located in Terra Bella, California which is powered by solar energy. It is said by general manager Lee Cohen that the goal of the investment in solar installation is to lessen the company's carbon footprint. It indicates that the solar system will allow the company to save an estimated 14 million dollars worth of energy costs in 2036.
ACCESSION #
69881583

 

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