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Sheep enlisted to trim solar farm’s lawn

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Sheep graze on grass growing under the solar panels of Waihonu Solar Farm, which can power 1,000 homes on Oahu. When mowed, long grass releases dust particles that settle on the solar panels, reducing their efficiency.

The landscapers at Hawaii Gas’ new solar farm on Oahu get paid in grass. Read more

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