Budding marijuana sector brings big load growth, efficiency challenges for utilities

Budding marijuana sector brings big load growth, efficiency challenges for utilities 150 150 Miguel Sierra Aznar

Many growers are most concerned about securing sufficient power for expanding operations, meaning grid upgrades can be necessary if efficiency and demand-side options are overlooked.

New clean technologies can offer farmers electricity and carbon dioxide to secure their estimated yields.

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