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The opportunity and benefits of farm-based renewable energy generation are championed in a new project called Farm Power. Suzie Horne finds what it’s all about. What if every farm in the UK were generating renewable energy? The potential is huge and the benefits are multiple – apart from producing cleaner, greener energy, food production costs could be cut, farm business risk reduced and biodiversity benefits enhanced. There is also scope for improved water and land management alongside rural economic development. […]