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Rows of solar panels with a partly cloudy sky. Photo Credit: Soonthorn Wongsaita

Solar Energy Production on Agricultural Lands


The University of Maryland (UMD), Cornell University (CU), and the  Oklahoma State University (OSU) are heading the research on solar leasing on farmland to develop educational materials (extension publications and legal education publications) on the economic, legal, and community issues associated with solar energy leases.

Close-up aerial view of rows of solar panels surrounded by tall grass. Photo Credit: Thongsuk7824
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