This episode features a conversation between Stacie Peterson, NCAT’s Energy Program Director and Manager of the AgriSolar Clearinghouse, and Lexie Hain, the country’s leading solar grazing expert.
It is the third in a series of AgriSolar Clearinghouse podcasts that are being featured on ATTRA’S Voices from the Field podcast.
Lexie is a farmer, solar grazer, and the Director of Agrivoltaics at Lightsource BP. She co-founded the American Solar Grazing Association and is a stakeholder in the AgriSolar Clearinghouse. She also coined the term solar grazing.
Lexie and Stacie discuss the practicalities of solar grazing, how to prepare and manage agrivoltaic sites, opportunities for grazers and solar developers, and how sheep and solar are made for each other.
This material is based upon work supported by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) under the Solar Energy Technologies Office Award Number DE-EE000937. Legal Disclaimer: The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent the views of the U.S. Department of Energy or the United States Government.
Related NCAT Resources:
- AgriSolar Podcasts Ep. 1: Growing Crops Among the Solar Panels in Colorado
- AgriSolar Podcasts Ep. 2: Keeping Family Farm in Family Hands with AgriSolar in Massachusetts
- Lighthouse BP – Agrivoltaics & Solar Grazing
- AgriSolar Clearinghouse – Solar Grazing
- American Solar Grazing Association
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