Alden Hathaway also talked about how solar helps load distribution on the electric grid, lowering electric rates for everybody. He remarked that once power companies realized that, they'd be for solar. More on that later.
But meanwhile, let's ask Mayor Fretti and Commissioner Crawford Powell when they're going to do this:
And, truthfully, I think Crawford and I have talked, if somebody makes a larger array, we hope to come back and expand on this one, because we're a little competitive and we like to be the largest in Valdosta.
Here's the video:
Expanding Wiregrass Solar —Alden Hathaway of Sterling Planet
Wiregrass Solar, Valdosta-Lowndes County Industrial Authority (VLCIA),
Valdosta, Lowndes County, Georgia, 12 May 2011.
Videos by John S. Quarterman for LAKE, the Lowndes Area Knowledge Exchange.