Solar panels on a farm© Tim Scrivener
Interest in small- and medium-scale solar is growing, both for farmer-owned sites and lease projects. With the recent focus on getting some of the much larger (5MW-plus) projects up and running before a change in the way these are supported takes effect, developers have often overlooked opportunities for 1-2MW sites, says Giles Hanglin, director at Savills Energy . See also: Consider tax before signing land to solar leases  These require about five to 10 acres, can be more attractive for farmers and […]